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Name: Probability Topics: Practice II
ID: m16840
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module allows students to practice using what they've learned about Probability. Students will apply their understanding of basic probability terms, calculate probabilities based on the data provided, and determine whether events are independent or mutually exclusive.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: elementary, exclusive, independent, mutually, practice, probability, statistics
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (
Maintainers: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (, Connexions (

Latest version: 1.12 (history)
First publication date: May 29, 2008 10:15 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 4, 2012 11:04 pm -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.12 Jun 4, 2012 11:04 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
Probability Topics: Practice II: Minor edit.

Version: 1.11 May 24, 2012 12:08 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
Probability Topics: Practice II: Changed problem.

Version: 1.10 Feb 18, 2009 7:24 pm -0600 by Connexions
Upconverted and added appropriate class attribute.

Version: 1.9 Jan 9, 2009 11:52 am -0600 by Susan Dean
Probability Topics:  Practice II: Changed the third bullet point to read "Students will determine whether two events are mutually exclusive or whether two events are independent."

Version: 1.8 Oct 27, 2008 7:34 pm -0500 by James Cooper
roles updated

Version: 1.7 Aug 15, 2008 2:30 pm -0500 by Connexions
uploaded handouts

Version: 1.6 Jul 31, 2008 10:04 am -0500 by Connexions
removed draft note

Version: 1.5 Jul 8, 2008 6:30 pm -0500 by Connexions
post review edits

Version: 1.4 Jul 7, 2008 2:36 pm -0500 by Connexions
Post-review edits

Version: 1.3 Jul 7, 2008 12:18 pm -0500 by Connexions
post review updates

Version: 1.2 Jun 27, 2008 10:55 am -0500 by Connexions
Roles changed

Version: 1.1 Jun 23, 2008 1:52 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Initial publication

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