Discuss the concepts of mutually exclusive events and independent events. List several examples of each type of event from everyday life.
If A and B are mutually exclusive events, does it follow that A and B cannot be independent events? Give an example to demonstrate your answer. Hint: Discuss an election where only one person can win the election. Let A be the event that party A's candidate wins, and let B be the event that party B's candidate wins. Does the outcome of one event determine the outcome of the other event? Are A and B mutually exclusive?
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