Unformatted text preview: mutually exclusive . Example 1: A sample of 3 apples taken from a fruit stand are examined to determine whether they are good or rotten. The sample space S = {GGG, GGR, GRG, GRR, RGG, RGR, RRG, RRR}. Let E be the event that at least 2 apples are good and let F be the event that exactly 2 apples are rotten. Find the event ( F E I ). Example 2: Consider the experiment of tossing a 6sided die. Let E be the event that a number cast is divisible by 2 or 3 and let F be the event that a prime number is cast. a. Describe the sample space, the events E and F. b. Find (E U F). How many sample points are in this set?...
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