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Ron Larson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305860919

Chapter 9, Problem 11TYS

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In Exercises 10–12, use the given probability density function to find each probability.

** (a)**

** (b)**

**(a)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The probability

**Given Information:**

The probability density function

**Formula used:**

If *f* is function of a continuous random variable *x*, then the probability that *x* lies in the interval

**Calculation:**

Consider the provided probability density function

Use the formula

So,

Use the formula

**(b)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The probability

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