Essentials Of Statistics For Busin...

9th Edition
David R. Anderson + 4 others
Publisher: South-Western College Pub
ISBN: 9780357045435

Essentials Of Statistics For Busin...

9th Edition
David R. Anderson + 4 others
Publisher: South-Western College Pub
ISBN: 9780357045435


Chapter 4.4, Problem 30E
Textbook Problem

Suppose that we have two events, A and B, with P(A) = .50, P(B) = .60, and P(AB) = .40.

  1. a. Find P(AB).
  2. b. Find P(BA).
  3. c. Are A and B independent? Why or why not?

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