These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Use of Venn diagrams, tree diagrams, sample space diagrams and tables of outcomes to calculate probabilities. Combined events: P(A∪B)=P(A)+P(B)-P(A∩B). Mutually exclusive events: P(A∩B)=0. Conditional probability: P(A|B)=P(A∩B)/P(B). Independent events: P(A∩B)=P(A)P(B)".
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The syllabus guidance notes state that "Problems can be solved with the aid of a Venn diagram, tree diagram, sample space diagram or table of outcomes without explicit use of formulae."
Saturday, August 17, 2019
"An Advanced Starter that can be investigated by constructing sample spaces (or possibility spaces) is Best Dice.
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