A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 4 years ago
Essay. According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the total 2008 U.S. population was 303,824,640.?
The chart below summarizes the 2008 population for five U.S. States.
U. S. State
2008 Population
Alaska
686,293
California
36,756,666
Hawaii
1,288,198
Idaho
1,523,816
Indiana
6,376,792
What is the probability that a randomly selected U.S. resident did not live in Alaska? Show step by step work. Round solution to the nearest thousandth
I got The probablility, P, that the person lives in alaska=Population of alaska divided by the U.S Population
P= 686,
anonymous
 4 years ago
Essay. According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the total 2008 U.S. population was 303,824,640.? The chart below summarizes the 2008 population for five U.S. States. U. S. State 2008 Population Alaska 686,293 California 36,756,666 Hawaii 1,288,198 Idaho 1,523,816 Indiana 6,376,792 What is the probability that a randomly selected U.S. resident did not live in Alaska? Show step by step work. Round solution to the nearest thousandth I got The probablility, P, that the person lives in alaska=Population of alaska divided by the U.S Population P= 686,

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oops P=686,293/303.824,640 = this as far as I got

PaxPolaris
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If that is the probability of the person being from Alaska.... The probability that the person is not from Alaska is \[{303,824,640686,293 \over 303,824,640}\ or\ 1{686,293/303,824,640}\]
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.