Unformatted text preview: Question 7. 9. What is the probability that the person is a male or has a Bachelor’s degree? 10. What is the probability that the person is a male or a female? 11. What is the probability that the person has a Bachelor’s degree given that he is a male? 12. What is the probability that the person is a female given that she has a Master’s degree? Problem 2. BDV36310: Pets In its monthly report the local animal shelter states that they currently have 24 dogs and 18 cats available for adoption. 8 of the dogs and 6 of the cats are male. Find each of the following conditional probabilities if an animal is selected at random: Hint : It might be easier to answer the questions if you construct a contingency table. Dog Cat Total Male 8 6 14 Female 16 12 28 Total 24 18 42 1. the pet is male, given that it is a cat. 2. the pet is a cat, given that is female. 3. the pet is female, given that it is a dog....
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This note was uploaded on 06/09/2011 for the course STAT 113 taught by Professor Thaler during the Spring '11 term at CUNY Hunter.
 Spring '11
 Thaler
 Conditional Probability, Probability

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