Select Not independent or Independent for each situation.


Situation Not independent or Independent


A desk caddy contains 3 pens and 8 pencils. Two writing instruments are selected from the desk caddy without replacement.


Three number cubes are rolled twice.


Three people are running for office. The two people with the most votes are elected president and vice president, respectively.

adore.nuk  Feb 7, 2018

I know the first two....unsure about the third


Not Independent   ..."Without replacement" usually always signals this


Independent  ...  the outcome of one cube does not affect the outcome any other  



cool cool cool

CPhill  Feb 7, 2018
edited by CPhill  Feb 7, 2018

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