Independence and Conditional Probabilities

Independence and Conditional Probabilities

Author: Samsam Warsame

In this learning packet you will learn new terms and definitions, the difference between mutually exclusive and independent events, and a demonstration of the multiplication rules for probabilities.



Since you generally know about the rules of probability, including relative frequency and events, you will now learn about conditional probability and independent events.

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Independence and Conditional Probabilitites