Three hundred consumers were surveyed about a new brand of snack food, Crunchicles. Their age groups and preferences are given in the table. 18–2425–3435–5555 and overTotalLiked Crunchicles4932339Disliked Crunchicles5272864124No Preference7271093137Total166341180300One consumer from the survey is selected at random. Use reduced fractions for your responses to each of the following questions.What is the probability that the consumer is 18–24 years of age, given that they dislike Crunchicles?

Question
Asked Sep 14, 2019
23 views

Three hundred consumers were surveyed about a new brand of snack food, Crunchicles. Their age groups and preferences are given in the table.

  18–24 25–34 35–55 55 and over Total
Liked Crunchicles 4 9 3 23 39
Disliked Crunchicles 5 27 28 64 124
No Preference 7 27 10 93 137
Total 16 63 41 180 300



One consumer from the survey is selected at random. Use reduced fractions for your responses to each of the following questions.

What is the probability that the consumer is 18–24 years of age, given that they dislike Crunchicles?

check_circle

Expert Answer

star
star
star
star
star
1 Rating
Step 1

As per the question, no of consumers who are in the age of 18-24 years of age who dislike crunchies are 5 out of 300

Total No of people who disliked crunchies are 124 out of 300

Step 2

Applying the conditional prob...

help_outline

Image Transcriptionclose

Applying the conditional probability Consumers are in the age group of 18 - 24 Р Disliked Crunchies 5 P(People in age group of 18 24 and dislike crunchies) 300 124 300 P(People who disliked crunchies) 124

fullscreen

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour.*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question.
Tagged in

Math

Probability

Basic Probability

Related Probability Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you
Show more Q&A
add
question_answer

Q: Think about a density curve that consists oftwo straight-line segments. The first goes fromthe point...

A: Hello there! there are more than 3 subparts in this question. I cannot answer more than 3 subparts p...

question_answer

Q: Let the sample space be S {x, f, e}. How many events are there? X

A: Event space:A set of possible outcomes of an experiment is called an event. Thus, an event space con...

question_answer

Q: A bag contains 2 red, 3 green and 2 blue balls. Two balls are drawn at random. What is the probabili...

A: Number of possible ways to draw 2 balls out of 7 balls:There are 2 red balls, 3 green balls, and 2 b...

question_answer

Q: A classroom contains 9 students. A student committee of 3 (president, vice-president, and treasurer)...

A: Total number of students = 9Student committee of three people with designations President, Vice-pres...

question_answer

Q: A large corporation has found that it has “outgrown” its current code system for routing inter offic...

A: The problem is concerned with counting the total number of codes available in the current (old) and ...

question_answer

Q: Coin tossed 12 times - find the mean and standard deviation for the number of heads

A: Given a coin is tossed 12 times.Let X be number of heads when coin is tossed 12 times. So X can take...

question_answer

Q: Suppose, household color TVs are replaced at an average age of μ = 8.4 years after purchase, and the...

A: Note:Hi! Thank you for posting the question. Since your question has more than 3 parts, we have solv...

question_answer

Q: If you roll a four sided die and a six sided dice ( numbered 1,2,3,4) what is the probability of rol...

A: Given a four sided dice which have numbers 1,2,3,4 and six sided dice have numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6 on it...

question_answer

Q: a person can order a new car with a choice of 6 possible colors,with or without air conditioning, wi...

A: The total number of choice of colours of new car = 6Total choice of air conditioning = 2Total choice...