Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Some simple questions about dependence, probability, and exclusivity.

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    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 - [_______________________].

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com May 24, 2023, 1:17 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    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).
    * If here "/" means ...

    Solution Summary

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