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Compound Events

Think you’re a probability expert? Have we got a little challenge for you! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby show you how to calculate probabilities for compound events. You’ll discover the difference between exclusive and inclusive events and how to handle each type. Using a simple toy spinner, Tim and Moby give you a 100 percent chance of understanding compound probabilities!

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What is the difference between dependent and independent events in probability?

What is probability?

If I toss a coin and it lands on heads, and I roll a die and it lands on a 6, are those dependent or independent events?