Overlapping Events

Overlapping Events

Author: Ryan Backman

This lesson will explain overlapping and non-overlapping events

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Terms to Know
  • Non-overlapping/Disjoint/Mutually Exclusive Events

    Two events that cannot both occur in a single trial of a chance experiment. If one event occurs, the other event must not also occur.

  • overlapping events

    Two events that can occur in a single trial of a chance experiment.