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ashleey98
 one year ago
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A poll was conducted in states A, B, and C to determine which candidate voters would most likely vote for. The results are displayed in the table below:
State A State B State C Total
Liberal 17 20 12 49
Conservative 23 15 13 51
Total 40 35 25 100
What is P(conservative  State B)?
ashleey98
 one year ago
Please Help!!!! A poll was conducted in states A, B, and C to determine which candidate voters would most likely vote for. The results are displayed in the table below: State A State B State C Total Liberal 17 20 12 49 Conservative 23 15 13 51 Total 40 35 25 100 What is P(conservative  State B)?

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jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Focus on the "state B" column only. What is the value in the bottom of this column?

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how many in column B are conservative?

ashleey98
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Shouldn't it be 15..

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now you divide those two values 15/35 = 3/7

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so the probability of picking a conservative person, given they're from state B, is 3/7

ashleey98
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thanks! It wants it in decimal form and rounded, which would be .43

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.10.42857 which rounds to 0.43, correct
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