100830u - AGENDAProbability Sample spaces and events...

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Sheet1 Page 1 AGENDAProbability Sample spaces and events Counting Probability Conditional Probability Bayes Theorm Mathematical Expectation SAMPLE SPACES AND EVENTS Sample space Set of all possible experimental outcomes Discrete Finite number of elements Only certain points between two values Continuous Continuum of elements All points between two values SAMPLE SPACES AND EVENTS Mutually exclusive events No elements in common One thing happens the other cannot Unions Either element Intersections Both elements Complements Not that element VENN DIAGRAMS VENN DIAGRAMS VENN DIAGRAMS COUNTING Determining the number of possibilities in a solution Graphically represented with tree diagrams with branches Number of possibilities determined by multiplication of choices True / false test with 12 questions = 2x2± 2 = 2^12=4096 possibilities COUNTING How do we determine the number of possibilities in more complicated situations Permutations Particular order² Combinations
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2010 for the course INDE INDE2333 taught by Professor Chung during the Fall '09 term at University of Houston.

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