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Unformatted text preview: 36 spins (6+21+9) 21 times landing on B The empirical probability is 21/36 = 7/12 or 58.3% 4. If a person is randomly selected, find the probability that his or her birthday is not in May. Ignore leap years. Ignoring leap years, a year has 365 days and May has 31 days, which means there are 334 days of the year which are NOT in May, so the probability of a birthday not being in May=334/365= approximately 91.5% 5. The chart below gives the number of vehicle tags sold in each city. One car is selected at random from the cars with vehicle tags from these cities. What is the probability that this car is from Salem? Total numbers of vehicle tags sold=12141 Number of vehicle tags sold in Salem=1773 1773/12141=197/1349 or 14.6% that the car selected is from Salem...
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This note was uploaded on 10/15/2011 for the course BUS BUS306 taught by Professor Dr.jolantaauden during the Spring '11 term at Trident Technical College.
- Spring '11