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Use Mutually Exclusive Events

In this worksheet, students explore mutually exclusive events.

'Use Mutually Exclusive Events' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 4

GCSE Subjects:   Maths

GCSE Boards:   AQA, Eduqas, Pearson Edexcel, OCR,

Curriculum topic:   Probability

Curriculum subtopic:   Probability Basic Probability and Experiments

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Worksheet Overview

Mutually exclusive events are events in probability are events that cannot happen at the same time.

 

Examples:

If I flip a coin, getting a head and getting a tail would be mutually exclusive because they cannot happen at the same time

If I rolled a dice, getting a 2 and getting an even number are not mutually exclusive because they can happen at the same time.

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