February 20, 2008

February 20, 2008 - the probability that any one of many...

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February 20 Outline I. Probability A. a priori p(A) = events possible of number Total A as le classifiab events of Number - - - - - - - - - II. Using a priori probability A. Addition rule with mutually exclusive events B. Multiplication rule with independent events (omit pp. 181- 185—dependent events) C. Using addition and multiplication rules together III. Probability and the normal curve A. Addition rule B. Multiplication rule
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A priori probability: probability determined from reason alone Addition rule:
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Unformatted text preview: the probability that any one of many mutually exclusive events will occur is the sum of their separate probabilities Mutually exclusive events: when events cannot occur together Multiplication rule: the probability that a combination of independent events will occur is the product of their separate probabilities Independent events: when the occurrence of one event has no effect on the probability of occurrence of other events...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSYC 241 taught by Professor Jamesantes during the Spring '08 term at North Dakota.

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