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Conditional Probability

The probability that event A occurs, given that event B has occurred, is called a conditional probability.

The conditional probability of A, given B, is denoted by the symbol P(A|B).

See also:   Rules of Probability | Basic Probability | Probability Calculator | Statistics Tutorial: Bayes' Theorem | Bayes Rule Calculator