   Chapter 14.2, Problem 2E ### Algebra and Trigonometry (MindTap ...

4th Edition
James Stewart + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305071742

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Section ### Algebra and Trigonometry (MindTap ...

4th Edition
James Stewart + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305071742
Textbook Problem

# Let E and F be events in a sample space S .(a) The probability of E or F occurring is P ( E ∪ F ) = _________.(b) If the events E and F have no outcome in common (that is, the intersection of E and F is empty), then the events are called ___________ ____________. So in drawing a card from a deck, the event E , “getting a heart,” and the event F , “getting a spade,” are ____________ ___________.(c) If E and F are mutually exclusive, then the probability of E or F is P ( E ∪ F ) = _________.

To determine

(a)

To fill:

Explanation

Given:

Let E and F be events in a sample space S. The probability of E or F occurring is P(EF)= _________.

Conclusion:

Hence, the complete statement is,

The probability of E or

To determine

(b)

To find:

To determine

(c)

To find:

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