9.12: Probability of Compound Events Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 Estimated16 minsto complete % Progress Practice Probability of Compound Events MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated16 minsto complete % Estimated16 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish experimental probability The experimental probability is the ratio of the proposed outcome to the number of experimental trials. Independent Events Two events are independent if the occurrence of one event does not impact the probability of the other event. mutually exclusive Events that cannot happen at the same time are called mutually exclusive events. mutually inclusive Unlike mutually exclusive events, mutually inclusive events can occur at the same time. complement A mutually exclusive pair of events are complements to each other. For example: If the desired outcome is heads on a flipped coin, the complement is tails. Event An event is a set of one or more possible results of a probability experiment. Probability Probability is the chance that something will happen. It can be written as a fraction, decimal or percent. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Learn how to calculate compound probabilities. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Basic Probability Calculating Probabilities of Combined Events Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Andrew Gloag Melissa Kramer Anne Gloag Tags: compound events MAT.PRB.400.L.1 probability Subjects: mathematics probability Concept Nodes: MAT.PRB.400 (Probability of Compound Events) Grades: 8 , 9 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 11, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.