# SOLUTION: At a certain college, 53% of the students are female, and 17% of the students major in finance. Furthermore, 8% of the students both are female and major in finance. (a) What i

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 Question 444066: At a certain college, 53% of the students are female, and 17% of the students major in finance. Furthermore, 8% of the students both are female and major in finance. (a) What is the probability that a randomly selected female student majors in finance? Round your answer to decimal places. (b) What is the probability that a randomly selected finance major is female? Round your answer to decimal places. Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Make a Venn diagram to understand this! .08/.53 = .1509 . .08/.17 = .4706 . Ed