A dreaded new disease is sweeping the nation. Its called the Bucolic Plague.
A test has been developed that can detect whether you have the disease- the test is 99% ACCURATE. That is if you don't have the disease, that is there will be a 99% chance the test will detect it. If you don't have the disease, the test will be 99% accurate saying you don't.
In the general population, 0.1 percent of people have the disease- thats one-tenth of a percent.
You decide to get the test. you get you resultositive. Now what?
What is the probability you have the disease?
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what is the sample space?
probabilities for assigned calculations.
probability distribution function
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