Julia Davis has 3 employee: If A is the event that at least 2 of them are men and B is the event that 2 are females, are A and B Mutually exclusive?
Determine whether 2 events are mutually exclusive: Explain?
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Mutually exclusive events are events that cannot occur at the same time.
Event A: at least 2 male employees
Event B: 2 female employees
Julia Davis only has 3 employees. If event B is true, then she has 2 females and 1 male. Since event A calls for at least 2 males, the two events cannot occur at the same time.
Events A and B are mutually exclusive.
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