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What does 'Mutually Exclusive' mean

Mutually exclusive is a statistical term used to describe a situation where two events do not share an outcome. In addition, it is impossible for mutually exclusive events to occur at the same time.

BREAKING DOWN 'Mutually Exclusive'

For example, recording two separate roles of one die are mutually exclusive events. Whatever number the dice displays on its first roll will have no impact on what number is rolled the second time. In addition, it is impossible for the first and second roll to occur at the same time.

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