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More Fruit Fly Lifetimes Suppose that the probability function in the table below reflects the possible...

More Fruit Fly Lifetimes

Suppose that the probability function in the table below reflects the possible lifetimes (in months after emergence) for fruit flies.


Fruit fly lifetimes (in months)

x

1

2

3

4

5

6

p(x)

0.30

0.25

0.20

0.10

0.10

0.05

(a) If we know a fruit fly died before the end of its second month, what is the probability it died in its first month?

Round your answer to two decimal places.

(b) If a fruit fly makes it past its second month, what is the probability it will live more than four months?

Round your answer to two decimal places.

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