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1) A survey of students in a statistics class revealed that there were 20 males

and 35 females. Of the 35 females, 22 were psychology majors, while on the

males side only 8 were psychology majors. If a student is randomly selected
a) What is the probability of obtaining a male?
b) What is the probability of obtaining a female?
c) What is the probability of selecting a student who is a psychology major?
d) What is the probability of selecting a female non-psychology major?
e) If a male is selected, what is the probability that he is not a psychology
major?

2) The following are n=10 scores resulting from a psychological test:

1,1,2,3,3,4,4,4,5,6. If we randomly select a score from those ten and we call it
X , find the following probabilities :
a) P(X >2)
b) P(X > 5)
c) P(X=3)
d) P(X<2)
e) P(X4)
f) P(X=9)

3) A jar contains 10 red marbles and 30 blue marbles

a) If you randomly select 1 marble from the jar, what is the probability of
obtaining a red marble?
b) If you randomly select 1 marble from the jar, what is the probability of
obtaining a blue marble?
c) If you take a random sample of n = 3 marbles from the jar, and the first two
marbles are both blue, what is the probability that the third marble will be red?