Posted by **Lisa** on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 3:38pm.

The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best two out of three" series. Assume that Houston has a probability of 1/3 of winning any game.

a. Draw a probability tree showing possible outcomes of the series. Label the branches with appropriate probabilities.

b. What is the probability that Houston wins in two straight games? that San Antonio wins in two straight games?

c. what is the probability that the series goes to three games?

d. what is the probability that Houston wins the series after losing the first game?

e. What is the probability that San Antonio wins the series?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- MATH STATS URGENT - The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best ...
- Math - The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best two out of ...
- maths - In the finals of a rugby tournament, two teams play a best of 5 series. ...
- physics - You drive on an interstae 10 from San Antonio to Huston, half the [b]...
- Data Management (need help) - Suppose that the SJCS and Mary Ward are in the ...
- algebra - you are going to the Maryland state fair and would like to play some ...
- Data managment math - 5: In the best-of -five hockey series , the probability of...
- science - You drive on an interstae 10 from San Antonio to Huston, half the [b]...
- Algebra - The Indians and Yankees are to face each other in a best two out of ...
- math - please help!! - A squash match is won when one player wins three games. ...

More Related Questions