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Dependent Event

Two or more events in which the outcome of one event affects the outcome of the other event(s).

Random

If an outcome of an event is equally likely to occur compared to another outcome.

Theoretical Probability

Estimated probability based on known characteristics of facts.

Experimental Probability

Estimated probability based on actual events.

Simulation

Experiment designed to act out a given situation.

Independent Event

Two or more events in which the outcome of one event does not affect the outcome of the other event(s).

Sample Space

Set of all possible outcomes of a probability experiment.

Compound Probability

The chance that two or more events will happen.

Probability

The chance that some event will happen.

Experiment

A procedure carried out under controlled conditions for discovery purposes.