# Probability of Getting a Job

The table below represents the results of a survey of 500 Households in Q1 2005:

Current Economic conditions: GOOD FAIR BAD

Jobs Are HARD To Get 25 145 70

Jobs Are EASY To Get 100 145 15

a. If a Household is chosen at random, what is the probability that it feels economic conditions are GOOD?

b. If a Household is chosen at random, what is the probability that it feels Jobs are EASY to get?

c. If a Household is chosen at random, what is the probability that it feels Jobs are HARD to get and economic conditions are BAD?

d. Given that a household feels Jobs are HARD to get, what is the probability that it feels current economic conditions are FAIR?

e. Given that a household feels economic conditions are GOOD, what is the probability that it feels Jobs are HARD to get?

f. What is the probability a randomly chosen Household feels Jobs are HARD to get or economic conditions are BAD?

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...t) = 260/500 = 0.52

c. If a Household is chosen at random, what is the probability that it feels Jobs are HARD to get and economic conditions are BAD?

P (feels Jobs are HARD to get and economic conditions are BAD) = 70/500=0.14

d. Given that a household feels Jobs are HARD to get, what is ...