Thursday

August 28, 2014

August 28, 2014

Posted by **crystal** on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 8:15pm.

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?

would this be the answer

No matter what comes up or how often you get heads, the chance for each individual throw is always the same -- 1 chance out of 2.

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 8:18pmYou're right, Crystal.

**Related Questions**

math-probability - A student claims that if a fair coin is tossed and comes up ...

math - A student claims that if a fair coin is tossed and comes up heads 5 times...

math - a student claims that if a fair coin is tossed and comes up heads 5 times...

TEST TOMM. NEED HELP IMMEDIATELY. PROBABILITY - A fair coin is tossed ten times ...

Math Help - A fair coin is tossed 6 times. What is the probability of tossing at...

Math - PreCalc (12th Grade) - A fair coin is tossed 3 times in a row. If X is ...

math - mike claims that the probability of winning a pick 6 number game where ...

CALC - A biased coin whose chance of heads is 0.4 is tossed five times in a row...

math - a fair coin is tossed in the air 4 times. if the coin lands heads up the ...

common fraction - Sara tossed a fair coin five times, and Kaleb tossed a fair ...