Suppose that an experiment has five separate mutually exclusive outcomes: A, B, C, D, and E. If the sample space for the experiment is a uniform sample space, what is P (A, B or E)?
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Note that the probabilities can be added only if the events are mutually exclusive, as specified in the question.