Question: Horwege Electronics Inc purchases TV picture tubes from four different

Horwege Electronics Inc. purchases TV picture tubes from four different suppliers. Tyson Wholesale supplies 20% of the tubes, Fuji Importers 30%, Kirkpatricks 25%, and Parts Inc. 25%. Tyson Wholesale tends to have the best quality, as only 3% of its tubes arrive defective. Fuji Importers’ tubes are 4% defective, Kirkpatricks’ 7%, and Parts Inc.’s are 6.5% defective.
a. What is the overall percent defective?
b. A defective picture tube was discovered in the latest shipment. What is the probability that it came from Tyson Wholesale?

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