[Answered] MATH 534 Week 2 Discussion: Changing Probabilities.. Conditional Probabilities


MATH 534 Applied Managerial Statistics

Week 2 Discussion: Changing Probabilities into Conditional Probabilities

Describe a situation where you see probabilities or might see probabilities. Then present this probability as a conditional probability. In response, other students can make assumptions about the conditional probability table that could accompany such a situation and pose a question for a specific probability. Finally, a third student can show the work of solving the probability. Your first post should start a new probability discussion only!


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