# In an​ experiment, college students were given either four quarters or a​ \$1 bill and they could either keep the money or spend it on gum. The results are summarized in the table. Complete parts​ (a) through​ (c) below.  Purchased GumKept the Money Students Given Four Quarters3016 Students Given a​ \$1 Bill1231 a. Find the probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the student was given four quarters. The probability is?​(Round to three decimal places as​ needed.)b. Find the probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the student was given a​ \$1 bill. The probability is?​(Round to three decimal places as​ needed.)c. What do the preceding results​ suggest?  A.A student given a​ \$1 bill is more likely to have spent the money than a student given four quarters. B.A student was more likely to be given four quarters than a​ \$1 bill. C.A student given four quarters is more likely to have spent the money than a student given a​ \$1 bill. D.A student was more likely to have spent the money than to have kept the money.

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Asked Oct 17, 2019
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In an​ experiment, college students were given either four quarters or a​ \$1 bill and they could either keep the money or spend it on gum. The results are summarized in the table. Complete parts​ (a) through​ (c) below.

 Purchased Gum Kept the Money 30 16 12 31
a. Find the probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the student was given four quarters.

The probability is?
​(Round to three decimal places as​ needed.)
b. Find the probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the student was given a​ \$1 bill.

The probability is?
​(Round to three decimal places as​ needed.)
c. What do the preceding results​ suggest?

A.
A student given a​ \$1 bill is more likely to have spent the money than a student given four quarters.

B.
A student was more likely to be given four quarters than a​ \$1 bill.

C.
A student given four quarters is more likely to have spent the money than a student given a​ \$1 bill.

D.
A student was more likely to have spent the money than to have kept the money.
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Step 1

From the given information,

Step 2

a.

The probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the student was given four quarters is 0.652 and it is obtained below:

Step 3

b.

The probability of randomly selecting a student who spent the​ money, given that the ...

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