Posted by **jose** on Monday, May 14, 2012 at 11:16pm.

three coins, a half-dollar, quarter, nickel are tossed at the same time. to say that there is an outcome xyz means that the half-dollar, landed x, the quarter landed y, and the nickel landed z. the eight equally likely possibilites can be listed as follows: HHH HHT HTH HTT

THH THT TTH TTT

a) give a verbal description of p(A/B)

b) p(A/C)

c)are the probabilities evaluated in parts (a) and (b) equal?

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