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Use the following data.
Have pets
Do not have pets
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Men
0.41
0.08
0.49
Women
0.45
0.06
0.51
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0.86
0.14
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What is the probability of a randomly selected person being a man, given that they do not own a pet?
What is the probability for a woman to be a pet owner?
How likely is that a randomly selected person is a pet owner man?
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Probability of a randomly selected person being a man, given that they do not own a pet = $\frac{0.08}{0.14} = 0.5714$
Probability for a woman to be a pet owner = $\frac{0.45}{0.86} = 0.5232$
Probability that a randomly selected pet owner is a man = $\frac{0.41}{0.86} = 0.4767$
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