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# Some simple questions about dependence, probability, and exclusivity.

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A. If two events are dependent, then P(A/B) will equal _______________.
b. If two events are independent, then P(A and B) will equal _______________.
c. The rule for complementary events is useful for finding P(_______________).
d. If two events are not mutually exclusive, P(neither A nor B) will
equal 1 - [_______________________].

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a. If two events are dependent, then P(A/B) will equal
=P(A and B)/P(B)=P(A)*P(B)/P(B)=P(A).
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#### Solution Summary

The following answers several questions about basic probability on the topics of dependence, complementary events, and exclusivity.

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