# 12.9: Additive and Multiplicative Rules for Probability

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Favorable Outcome |
A favorable outcome is the outcome that you are looking for in an experiment. |

Independent Events |
Two events are independent if the occurrence of one event does not impact the probability of the other event. |

multiplicative rule of probability |
The multiplicative rule of probability then states that P(A |

Mutually Exclusive Events |
Mutually exclusive events have no common outcomes. |

Sample Space |
In a probability experiment, the sample space is the set of all the possible outcomes of the experiment. |

Total Outcomes |
In probability, the total outcomes are the total number of possible outcomes for the probability experiment. |

Tree Diagram |
A tree diagram is a visual way of showing options and variables. The lines of a tree diagram look like branches on a tree. |

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Learn how to find the probability of a single outcome for more than one event.

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Dec 21, 2012
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