Probability

At a university there are $816$816 students studying first year engineering, $497$497 of whom are female (set $F$`F`). $237$237 of these women are studying Civil Engineering, and there are $348$348 students studying Civil Engineering altogether (set $C$`C`).

a

State the value of $w$`w` in the diagram.

b

State the value of $x$`x` in the diagram.

c

State the value of $y$`y` in the diagram.

d

State the value of $z$`z` in the diagram.

e

What is the probability that a randomly selected male student does not study Civil Engineering?

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Investigate situations that involve elements of chance: A calculating probabilities of independent, combined, and conditional events B calculating and interpreting expected values and standard deviations of discrete random variables C applying distributions such as the Poisson, binomial, and normal

Apply probability concepts in solving problems