# What does it mean to say mutually exclusive?

### Table of Contents

- What does it mean to say mutually exclusive?
- What is an example of mutually exclusive?
- How do you use not mutually exclusive in a sentence?
- How do you use mutually in a sentence?
- How do you use mutually exclusive?
- Is rolling a dice mutually exclusive?
- Can 3 events be mutually exclusive?
- Is a coin toss mutually exclusive?
- What is another word for mutually?
- How do you use Butte in a sentence?
- Which is an example of a mutually exclusive behavior?
- Are there two trends that are not mutually exclusive?
- Is the behavior of a humpback whale mutually exclusive?

### What does it mean to say mutually exclusive?

Mutually exclusive is a statistical term **describing two or more events that cannot happen simultaneously**. It is commonly used to describe a situation where the occurrence of one outcome supersedes the other.

### What is an example of mutually exclusive?

Mutually exclusive events are events that can not happen at the same time. Examples include: **right and left hand turns, even and odd numbers on a die, winning and losing a game**, or running and walking. Non-mutually exclusive events are events that can happen at the same time.

### How do you use not mutually exclusive in a sentence?

If you want an example sentence: "Mr. President, will you now watch television, **call the secretary of defense, or cut your toenails**?" asked Joe Biden. "I might do two of those things at once: those choices are not mutually exclusive!" said the president.

### How do you use mutually in a sentence?

**Mutually sentence example**

- The two ideals are counter posed and mutually excltisive. ...
- Merimee was tried for a week, but the cool cynic and the perfervid apostle of women's rights proved mutually repulsive.

### How do you use mutually exclusive?

The expression “mutually exclusive” is used **in statistics to refer to events that cannot occur at the same time**. For example, with $10 in my pocket, I go into a store intending to buy a battery and a jump drive, but each item costs $10. I can buy the battery or I can buy the jump drive, but not both.

### Is rolling a dice mutually exclusive?

A pair of dice is rolled. The events of rolling a 5 and rolling a double have NO outcomes in common so the **two events are mutually exclusive**.

### Can 3 events be mutually exclusive?

Three events are mutually exclusive **if at least two events are equal**, with all outcomes in common.

### Is a coin toss mutually exclusive?

In statistics and probability theory, **two events are mutually exclusive if they cannot occur at the same time**. The simplest example of mutually exclusive events is a coin toss. A tossed coin outcome can be either head or tails, but both outcomes cannot occur simultaneously.

### What is another word for mutually?

In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mutually, like: to one another, **by contract**, by common consent, by agreement, in conjunction with, jointly, commonly, co-operatively, respectively, in cooperation and in collaboration.

### How do you use Butte in a sentence?

**Examples of butte**

- Although there is no water source on the butte, there are ruins of small cliff dwellings in the higher regions of the butte.
- Two particularly significant sites, one located atop a butte and one located near its base, have yielded artifacts such as tools and bison bones.

### Which is an example of a mutually exclusive behavior?

- Here are some examples. Some human activities and the activities and behavioral patterns of humpback whales may be
**mutually exclusive**. These two trends are not**mutually exclusive**as is widely and erroneously believed. The two were**mutually exclusive**so far as the gamete was concerned.

### Are there two trends that are not mutually exclusive?

- These two trends are not
**mutually exclusive**as is widely and erroneously believed. The two were**mutually exclusive**so far as the gamete was concerned. The two classes must be**mutually exclusive**and together exhaustive. The list is incomplete, and the classes are not**mutually exclusive**.

### Is the behavior of a humpback whale mutually exclusive?

- Some human activities and the activities and behavioral patterns of humpback whales may be
**mutually exclusive**. These two trends are not**mutually exclusive**as is widely and erroneously believed. The two were**mutually exclusive**so far as the gamete was concerned.