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Unformatted text preview: that she will be stopped by at least one of the two lights on her drive to work tomorrow morning? 6. A particular rocket assembly depends on two components, A and B. If either is working properly, the assembly will function, whereas if both fail, the assembly will not function. Assume that the functioning of either componenet is independent of the other, that the probability of failure of A is 0 . 002, and that the probability of failure of B is 0 . 01. (a) What is the probability that both components will fail simultaneously? (b) What is the probability that at least one of the components is working properly? (c) What is the probability that one component will be functioning properly and one will not? 2...
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This note was uploaded on 03/04/2012 for the course MATH 141 taught by Professor Jillzarestky during the Fall '08 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '08