SOLUTION: The probability that a one-car accident is due to faulty brakes is 0.04 , the probability that a one-car accident is correctly attributed to faulty brakes is 0.82 , and the probab

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 Question 360117: The probability that a one-car accident is due to faulty brakes is 0.04 , the probability that a one-car accident is correctly attributed to faulty brakes is 0.82 , and the probability that a one-car accident is incorrectly attributed to faulty brakes is 0.03 . What is the probability that : a) A one-car accident will be attributed to faulty brakes; b) A one-car accident attributed to faulty brakes was actually due to faulty brakes .Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!a) .04*.82=.0328 .0328 + 0.03 = .0628 Probability a one-car accident will be attributed to faulty brakes. . b) .04*.82=.0328 . Ed