Mutually Exclusive Events & Non-Mutually Exclusive Events

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Which one of the following events is mutually exclusive?

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2. Which of these is a non-mutually exclusive event?

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Understanding mutually exclusive events can help you better understand probability. This quiz and worksheet will ask you to identify examples of both mutually exclusive and non-mutually exclusive events as well as using those ideas to find probability.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will quiz you on the following:

• Identifying mutually exclusive events
• Finding the odds of a given situation
• Choosing which example is a non-mutually exclusive event
• The probability two mutually exclusive events might occur

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet require the following skills:

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on mutually exclusive and non-mutually exclusive events
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding finding probability
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about how the odds of getting two of the same ball from a lottery machine