# Conditional risk equation

## French translation: La formule de calcul de la probabilité conditionnelle du risque

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 English term or phrase: Conditional risk equation French translation: La formule de calcul de la probabilité conditionnelle du risque Entered by:

 18:29 Sep 2, 2015
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Tech/Engineering - Safety / Risk analysis
 English term or phrase: Conditional risk equation Hello everybody. It's a document about risk analysis. This is a title. I'm not sure about risk equation in french. "équation risque" sounds strange. I thought about 'facteur de risque' but i'm pretty sure there is a standard equivalent. Thank you
 KLamTranslationFrance Local time: 18:36
 La formule de calcul de la probabilité conditionnelle du risque Explanation:Whoever was taught Probability or Statistics knows the definition of conditional probability I prefer 'formule de calcul' to 'équation' because the purpose is to determine a conditional probability rather than to solve an equation--------------------------------------------------Note added at 2 hrs (2015-09-02 20:55:20 GMT)--------------------------------------------------https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Probabilité_conditionnelle
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Francois Boye
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4 +1La formule de calcul de la probabilité conditionnelle du risque
 Francois Boye
4 -1équation du risque
 Celine Dugny
3 -1équation de la probabilité du risque
 florence metzger

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conditional risk equation
équation du risque

Explanation:
avec l'idée de balance des risques

 Celine DugnyFranceLocal time: 18:36Native speaker of: French

disagree  Daryo: "Conditional risk" is not just simply "risk" no ways you can just ignore it
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43 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): -1
conditional risk equation
équation de la probabilité du risque

Explanation:
une suggestion...

 florence metzgerLocal time: 18:36Native speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in category: 22

disagree  Daryo: "Conditional risk" is not just simply "risk" no ways you can just ignore it
 3 mins

2 hrs   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
conditional risk equation
La formule de calcul de la probabilité conditionnelle du risque

Explanation:
Whoever was taught Probability or Statistics knows the definition of conditional probability

I prefer 'formule de calcul' to 'équation' because the purpose is to determine a conditional probability rather than to solve an equation

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Note added at 2 hrs (2015-09-02 20:55:20 GMT)
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https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Probabilité_conditionnelle

 Francois BoyeUnited StatesLocal time: 12:36Native speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in category: 4
 with many thanks

agree  Daryo: yes, in a technical text throwing away "unnecessary" words is not to be done lightly ...
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