Flashcards in MA3110 STATS CHAPTER 4 Deck (12):

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## Any collection of results or outcomes of a procedure

### Event

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## An outcome or an event that cannot be further broken down into simpler components

### Simple event

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## Consits of all possible simple events and consists of all outcomes that cannot be broken down any further

### Sample space

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## Consists of all outcomes in which event A does NOT occur

### Complement of event A

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## Ratio P(-A)/P(A) usually expressed in the form of a:b, (or a to b"), where a and b are integers having no common factors

### Actual odds against event A

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## The ratio P(A)/P(-A), which is the reciprocal of the actual odds against that event.

### Actual odds in favor

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## The ratio of net profit (if you win) to the amount bet.

### Payoff odds against event A

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## Any event combing two or more simple events

### Compound event

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## Events A and B are ___ if they cannot occur at the same time.

### Disjoint or mutually exclusive

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## Two events A and B are ___ if the occurrence of one does not affect the probability of the occurrence of the other.

### Independent

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## The ___ of an event is a probability obtained with the additional information that some other event has already occurred. P(B]A) denotes the ___ of event B occurring, given that event A has already occurred.

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Conditional probability

Conditional probability

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