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According to a psychiatrist, the probability that one develops a mental disorder is linearly related to the number of stressful life events one...

According to a psychiatrist, the probability that one develops a mental disorder is linearly related to the number of stressful life events one experiences. This psychiatrist uses an equation to predict mental disorders: p(mental disorder)=0.1(# stressful life events)+0.005. If Jeff has had 5 stressful life events, what is the probability he develops a mental disorder, according to this equation?


5.05%

50.5%

60.0%

49.5%

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