Homework 2 - furnaces are compliant. If the inspector fails...

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Homework 2 Due on 9/15 1. 3.40 2. 3.42 3. 3.62 4. A furnace inspector checks furnace to see if they are compliant (meet government safety requirements). The inspector will pass or fail a furnace. The inspector is 90% accurate. (if he inspects a compliant furnace, there is a 90% chance he will pass it; if he inspects an non-compliant furnace, there is a 90% chance he will fail it.) Suppose that 80% of
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Unformatted text preview: furnaces are compliant. If the inspector fails a particular furnace, what is the probability that it is compliant ? (Hint: Let F= {a randomly selected furnace fails inspection} and C= {a randomly selected furnace is compliant}. Note that P(F)=0.26. 5. WB3-4...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2012 for the course COMM 1200 taught by Professor Hockman during the Spring '07 term at Missouri (Mizzou).

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