# math

 The flashcards below were created by user soccer09 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. event a subset of a sample space sample space all possible outcomes of a given experiment. simple event an event consisting of just one outcome. a simple event can be represented by a single branch of a tree diagram compound event a sequence of simple events. complement the complement of event e sometimes denoted e occurs when e dosent. the probabitity of e equals 1 minus the probabilityof e:p(e') =1-p(e) counting principle if an event a can occur in m ways and for each of these m ways n event b can occur in n ways then events a nd b can occur in m*n ways . this counting principle can be generalized to more than two events that happen in succession. so if for each of the m and n ways a and b can occur respectivley there is also an event c that can occur in s ways then abc can occur in mns ways tree diagram a tree shaped diagram that illustrats sequentially the possible outcomes of a given event outcomes the possible results of an experiment probability the chance something will happenprobability = favorable outcomes total outcomes Authorsoccer09 ID96456 Card Setmath Descriptionmath probability vocab Updated2011-08-09T00:01:10Z Show Answers