Sign up ×
Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I want to create an algorithm to calculate the OR of n independent events, anyone can help me?

share|cite|improve this question
Can you compute the probability that none of them occurs ? – Joel Cohen Nov 9 '12 at 15:01
Hint: Use DeMorgan's laws and resolutely refuse to use FOIL. See this answer and the comments following it. – Dilip Sarwate Nov 9 '12 at 15:15

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.