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Probability and Statistics

Probability and Statistics

Independent and Dependent Events Examples

Example 1

Two dice are rolled. Using the formal definition of independence, determine whether events A and B are independent or dependent.

A: Rolling 1 on the first die.
B: The dice summing to 8.

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