### Home > CCG > Chapter 10 > Lesson 10.3.5 > Problem 10-176

Of the students who choose to live on campus at Coastal College,

Represent these probabilities in a two-way table.

Ocean View

Not Ocean View

Senior

Not Senior

What is the probability that a randomly selected resident of the OceanView dorm is a senior?

Compare the percentage of seniors who live in OceanView to the percentage of total students who live in OceanView.

% Use the alternative definition of independence (see the Math Notes box in Lesson 10.2.3) to determine if being a senior is associated with living in the Ocean View dorm.

If events

andare independent, then.

The converse of this statement is also true:, thenandare independent.