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Calculating Probability of a Compound Event

Calculating Probability of a Compound Event

Author: Kendra Wheeler
Description:

New Terms and Definitions
Demonstrate the addition rules for probabilites
What is a Venn Diagram and how it is used

A list of terms and defiinitions to help you understand more clearly what a compound event is. Examples using the different addition rules of probability.

cited: Johnson, Robert Elementary Statistics 6th editions, PWS-KENT publishing company, 1992

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Terms to Know

Source: Johnson, Robert Elementary Statistics 6th editions, PWS-KENT publishing company, 1992

Addition Rule

Source: Johnson, Robert Elementary Statistics 6th editions, PWS-KENT publishing company, 1992

Examples of Addition Rule when Events are not Mutually exclusive

Source: Johnson, Robert Elementary Statistics 6th editions, PWS-KENT publishing company, 1992

Examples of Addition Rule when the Events are Mutually Exclusive

Source: Johnson, Robert Elementary Statistics 6th editions, PWS-KENT publishing company, 1992