Flashcards in Probability Deck (6)
Fundamental counting principle
- how to calculate?
Choose one item from group a group of “M” items, and a second item from group of “N” items, then total number of choices is M•N.
(Same as M X N)
What is found by using the fundamental counting principle?
Counting possible outcomes
Occurs when no item is used more than once and the order of arrangement makes a difference.
Occurs when no item is used more than once and the order of items makes no difference.
The set of all possible outcomes of an Experiment