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StatisticsQ&A LibraryCanada has two official languages, English and French. Choose a Canadian at random and ask, "What is your mother tongue?" The table contains the distribution of responses, combining many separate languages. Language English French Other Probability 0.5780.578 0.2170.217 ? x (a) What is the probability that a Canadian's mother tongue is either English or French? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.) ?(either English or French)=P(either English or French)= (b) What probability should replace ?x in the distribution? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.) ?(other language)=P(other language)= (c) What is the probability that a Canadian's mother tongue is not English? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.) ?(not English)=Start your trial now! First week only $4.99!*arrow_forward*

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Canada has two official languages, English and French.

Choose a Canadian at random and ask, "What is your mother tongue?" The table contains the distribution of responses, combining many separate languages.

(a) What is the probability that a Canadian's mother tongue is either English or French? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.)

Choose a Canadian at random and ask, "What is your mother tongue?" The table contains the distribution of responses, combining many separate languages.

Language | English | French | Other |
---|---|---|---|

Probability | 0.5780.578 | 0.2170.217 | ? x |

(a) What is the probability that a Canadian's mother tongue is either English or French? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.)

?(either English or French)=P(either English or French)=

(b) What probability should replace ?x in the distribution? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.)

?(other language)=P(other language)=

(c) What is the probability that a Canadian's mother tongue is not English? (Enter your answer rounded to three decimal places.)

?(not English)=

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