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Unformatted text preview: ty of an event always lies between 0 and 1 Probability: 0 The The event is very unlikely to occur. NUS/FOS/DSAP 0.5 The The occurrence of the event is just as likely as it is unlikely. 1 The event is almost certain to occur. Lecture 3 – 9 GEM2900 - Understanding Uncertainty & Statistical Thinking Semester 1, 2012/2013 The Rule Book… A+ A = S P ( A) + P ( AC ) = 1 Example... The odds against are 4:1 for event A… P ( A) = NUS/FOS/DSAP P ( AC ) = Lecture 3 – 10 GEM2900 - Understanding Uncertainty & Statistical Thinking Semester 1, 2012/2013 The Rule Book… Given events A and B P ( A ∩ B ) ≤ P ( A) & P( A ∩ B) ≤ P( B) whenever the event A∩B occurs, event A must occur; whenever the e...
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