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Posted by **jennifer** on Monday, April 19, 2010 at 1:35pm.

up heads 5 times in a row, then, according to the law

of averages, the probability of tails on the next toss

is greater than the probability of heads. What is your

reply?

- math-probability -
**Damon**, Monday, April 19, 2010 at 2:26pmThe coin has no idea what the result of previous tosses was. The probability of heads on the next toss is 0.5 unless it is an asymmetrical coin.

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