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    2. Each salesperson at Stiles-Compton is rated either below average, average, or above average with respect to sales ability. Each salesperson is also rated with respect to his or her potential for advancement - either fair, good, or excellent. These traits for the 500 salespeople were cross-classified into the following table:

    Fair Good Excellent
    Below Average 16 12 22
    Average 45 60 45
    Above Average 93 72 135

    (i) what is the probability that a salesperson is above average in sales with excellent potential for advancement?
    (ii) If a salesperson has below average sales ability, what is the probability that they have an excellent potential for advancement?
    (iii) If a salesperson has above average sales ability, what is the probability that they have excellent potential for advancement?

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