# Bayes' Theorem Practice Problems

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### Bayes' theorem relates which of the following two probabilities?

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### 2. If 98% of people with a disease test positive, does that mean that 98% of people who test positive will have that disease?

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Computing probabilities can yield a lot of useful information. This quiz and worksheet will ensure you understand how to use Bayes' theorem to compute probabilities in practice.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following topics will be covered in these assets:

• Understanding what probabilities Bayes' theorem relates
• The meaning of the vertical hash in probability
• What information probabilities provide
• Using Bayes' theorem in practice

## Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet will allow you to practice the following skills:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Bayes' theorem
• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve practice problems computing probabilities
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the meaning of Bayes' theorem