A building contractor pays $500 to bid on a contract. If he gets the contract, the probability of which he estimates to be 0.70, he will make a profit of $50,000. On the other hand, if he does not get the contract, he forfeits his $500. Find the contractor's expected net profit.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 4, 2020, 1:21 am ad1c9bdddf
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Solution describes the steps to calculate contractor's expected profit in the given case.