# Mutually exclusive and independent events problem

Please see the attachment for the question.

Let B and C be two events such that P(B) = 0.50 and P(C) = 0.05.

a. Determine P(B U C), given that B and C are mutually exclusive.

b. Determine P(B U C), given that B and C are independent.

#### Solution Summary

The solution address mutually exclusive and independent events. The probability information is solved in an attached Word file.