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We're shifting our focus away from probabilities based upon independent events, and looking instead at dependent events--which are events that can be affected by previous events. This is one of many types and scenarios involving probability. Let's go!
Let's get you started with a great explanation of dependent probability using a scenario involving a casino game.
We're thinking about how the probability of an event can be dependent on another event occuring in this example problem.
This time around we're not going to tell you whether we're working on a dependent or independent probability event problem. You tell us!
It's important to practice these probability problems as they get more complex eventually. Take a stab on this one...with our help, of course.
Here we have a presentation and analysis of the famous thought experiment: the "Monty Hall" problem! This is fun.