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Discrete Mathematics With Applicationsa. Prove that if A and B are any events in a sample space S , with P ( B ) ≠ 0 , then P ( A c | B ) = 1 − P ( A | B ) . b. Explain how the result in a part (a) justifies the following statements: (1) If the probability of a following statements: (1) If the probability of a false positive on a test for a condition is 4%, then there is a 96% probability that a person who does not have the condition will have a negative test result. (2) If the probability of a false negative on a test for a condition is 1%, then there is a 99% probability that a person who does have the condition will test positive for it.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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a. Prove that if *A *and B are any events in a sample space *S*, with

b. Explain how the result in a part (a) justifies the following statements: (1) If the probability of a following statements: (1) If the probability of a false positive on a test for a condition is 4%, then there is a 96% probability that a person who does not have the condition will have a negative test result. (2) If the probability of a false negative on a test for a condition is 1%, then there is a 99% probability that a person who does have the condition will test positive for it.

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The...Ch. 9.8 - A fair coin is tossed until either a head comes up...Ch. 9.8 - A gambler repeatedly bets that a die will come up...Ch. 9.9 - If A and B are any events in a sample space S and...Ch. 9.9 - Bayes’ theorem says that if a sample space S is a...Ch. 9.9 - Events A and B in a sample space S are independent...Ch. 9.9 - Events A, B, and C in a sample space S are...Ch. 9.9 - Suppose?????. What is????Ch. 9.9 - Suppose P(XY)=1/3 and P(Y)=1/4. What is P(XY) ?Ch. 9.9 - The instructor of a discrete mathematics class...Ch. 9.9 - a. Prove that if A and B are any events in a...Ch. 9.9 - Suppose that A and B are events in a sample space...Ch. 9.9 - An urn contains 25 red balls and 15 blue balls....Ch. 9.9 - Redo exercise 6 assuming that the urn contains 30...Ch. 9.9 - A pool of 10 semifinalists for a job consists of 7...Ch. 9.9 - Prove Bayes’ theorem for n=2. That is, prove that...Ch. 9.9 - Prove the full version of Bayes’ theorem.Ch. 9.9 - One urn contains 12 blue balls and 7 white balls,...Ch. 9.9 - Redo exercise 11 assuming that the first urn...Ch. 9.9 - One urn contains 10 red balls and 25 green balls,...Ch. 9.9 - A drug-screening test is used in a large...Ch. 9.9 - Two different factories both produce a certain...Ch. 9.9 - Three different supplier.-X, Y. and Z-provide...Ch. 9.9 - Prove that if A and B are events in a sample space...Ch. 9.9 - Prove that if P(AB)=P(A)P(B),P(A)0 , and P(B)0 ,...Ch. 9.9 - A pair of fair dice, one blue and the other gray,...Ch. 9.9 - Suppose a fair coin is tossed three times. Let A...Ch. 9.9 - If A and B are events in a sample space S and AB=...Ch. 9.9 - Prove that if A and B are independent events in a...Ch. 9.9 - A student taking a multiple-chuice exam does not...Ch. 9.9 - A software company uses two quality assurance (QA)...Ch. 9.9 - A coin is loaded so that the probability of heads...Ch. 9.9 - Describe a sample space and events A,B, and C,...Ch. 9.9 - The example used to introduce conditional...Ch. 9.9 - A coin is loaded so that the probability of heads...Ch. 9.9 - Suppose that ten items are chosen at random from a...Ch. 9.9 - Suppose the probability of a false positive result...Ch. 9.9 - Empirical data indicate that approximately 103 out...Ch. 9.9 - A person takes a multiple-choice exam in which...Ch. 9.9 - In exercise 23 of Section 9.8, let Ck be the event...Ch. 9.9 - Use conditional probability to analyze exercise 20...

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