# math/probability

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**math probability**

this is a probability question... Suppose you are asked to choose a whole number between 1 and 13 inclusive. (a) what is the probability that it is odd?...7/13 (b) What is the probability that it is even?...6/13 (c) what is the probability that it is a multiple of 3?...4/13 (d...

**Math**

In an experiment, the probability of the event E is known to be .4. Also the probability of the event F is .8,and the probability of E∪F is 1. i) Compute the probability of these events: P(E∩F)= P(E-F)= ii) Suppose the experiment is run twice in succession. What is...

**Math**

A spinner has numbers 1-16 on it. Probability of 6? 1/16 Probability not 6 15/16 Probability even number 8/16 Probability multiple of 3 5/16? Probability not a multiple of 3 11/16?

**math-probability**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

**Math Probability**

If the probability that event A will happen is 1/4 and the probability of A not happening is 3/4, find the probability that event A happens 3 times out of 7 experiments

**Finite Math**

An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=? 1...Probability=? 2......

**statistics**

The below table shows the probabilities generated by rolling one die 50 times and noting the up face. What is the probability of getting an odd up face? roll 1 Probability 0.22 roll2 probability 0.10 roll 3 probability 0.18 roll 4 probability 0.12 roll 5 probability 0.18 roll ...

**Probability Math**

Event A has probability of 0.2 and event B has probability of 0.3. If they are independent, what is the probability that both of them happen? I can't remember how to do this one.

**Math**

10. A coin is loaded so that the probability of heads is 0.55 and the probability of tails is 0.45, Suppose the coin is tossed twice and the results of tosses are independent. a.What is the probability of obtaining exactly two heads? b.What is the probability of obtaining no ...

**Math - Statistics**

I roll 12 4-sided dice. What is the probability that I roll at least one 2? What is the probability that I roll exactly three 2s? So i take it, on any give roll, the probability of rolling a 2 is .25 (25%); the probability of rolling something else must be .75 The probability ...

**MS.SUE DAMON REED PSYDAG PLZ HELP ON MATH PLZZZ!!!**

1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 3. The table below shows the results of flipping two coins. How does the experimental ...

**math**

Emily surmises that the probability that she will pass math or chemistry is .95, the probability of her passing math is .7, and the probability of passing both is .55. Find her estimate of the probability of passing chemistry?

**PROBABILITY MATH HELP!!!!!**

A die is rolled. Find the probability of the given event. (a) The number showing is a 5; The probability is? (b) The number showing is an even number; The probability is ? (c) The number showing is greater than 5; The probability is?

**math-Probability**

In a certain manufacturing process the probability of a type I defect is 0.21, the probability of a type II defect is 0.31, and the probability of having both types of defects is 0.01. Find the probability of having neither type of defect.

**math**

In a game, a player tosses a coin 4 times. If the player gets 3 or 4 heads, he/she wins. What is the theoretical probability of winning this game? I just need to know the outcomes. I don't know how to get them. Please and Thank you. Coin 1: 50% Heads Coin 2: 50% Heads Coin 3: ...

**Math:Probability**

The probability of having homework over the weekend in math is 0.9,history is 0.6, and Spanish is 0.75. 1. What is the probability of having exactly one class that gives homework? Is this a nCx problem? I got an illogical answer: 10.54=1054% THIS IS NOT RIGHT!!!!!!! 2. What is...

**math**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

**math**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

**Math - Probability**

A developer can buy a piece of property that will produce a profit of $16,000 with probability .7, or a loss of $9000 with probability .3. What is the expected profit?

**statistics**

12. The probability that the Dow Jones stock index will close above 18000 at the end of the year is an example of (a) classical probability. (b) subjective probability. (c) independent probability. (d) priory probability. 13. The probability calculated based on observing a ...

**Math 221 Week3**

A probability experiment consists of rolling a 6 sided die. Find the probability of the event below: rolling a number less than 3? The probability is

**PROBABILITY MATH HELP!!!!! DICE**

A die is rolled. Find the probability of the given event. The number showing is an even number; The probability is :

**Math-Probability**

Hello, I'm trying to figure out this probability problem. Can anyone help walk me through? Thank you so much!! A box contains 10 green, 2 red, 7 yellow, and 6 blue marbles. Four marbles are drawn from the box without replacement. a) What is the probability that all four ...

**Math**

Margo and Carrie are trying to go to Idaho for Dawn's wedding. The probability of finding a flight for less than $400 is 1/7. The probability of Carrie making enough money babysitting to pay for her flight is 3/5. The probability of the girls being able to take time off from ...

**Economics/Math**

1. Assume that q and z are two random variables that are perfectly positively correlated. q takes the value of 20 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5, while z takes the value of 10 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5. ...

**math-probability**

A student claims that if a fair coin is tossed and comes 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**

Suppose the probability that a construction company will be awarded certain contract is .25, the probability that it will be awarded a second contract is .21, and the probability that it will get both contracts is .13. What is the probability that the company will win at least...

**Math: Probability**

I need help. Here's the queston. Julia has 3 red marbles, 4 blues,3 yellow and 6 black in a bag. She takes one out at random. The probability its black ___ The probability its yellow ___ The probability it isnt red ___

**Math Probability Distribution**

A probability distribution has a mean of 57 and a standard deviation of 1.4. Use Chebychev’s inequality to find the value of c that guarantees the probability is at least 96% that an outcome of the experiment lies between 57 - c and 57 - c. (Round the answer to nearest whole...

**math**

A bag contains 5 red marbles, 6 white marbles, and 8 blue marbles. You draw 5 marbles out at random, without replacement. What is the probability that all the marbles are red? The probability that all the marbles are red is? What is the probability that exactly two of the ...

**Math**

A bag contains 9 red marbles, 8 white marbles, and 6 blue marbles. You draw 4 marbles out at random, without replacement. What is the probability that all the marbles are red? 1 The probability that all the marbles are red is...? 2 What is the probability that exactly two of ...

**math**

a single die is rolled onece. what is the probability of getting an even? what is the probability of getting a number less than 2? what is the probability of getting a 9?

**math (probability)**

The probability that it will be rainy on Monday is 7/10. The probability that it will be windy on Monday is 6/10. These events are independent. What is the probability that it will be rainy or windy on Monday?: * a.21/50 b.29/50 c.22/25 d.3/25 Please respond to the question ...

**math**

can you help me find the probability to the question? A spinner like the one shown is ued in a game. Determine the probability of each outcome if the spinner is equally likely to land on each section. Express each probability as a fraction and as a percent. Spinner has #s 1-16...

**Math**

Use classical probability to calculate each probability. Assume individual outcomes are equally likely. Round your answer to the nearest millionth if necessary. Consider parents with four biological children. Find the probability that all four siblings are boys.

**math**

Carolyn tested a coin to see if it was evenly weighted. She flipped the coin 100 times and came up with 42 heads and 58 tails. How does the relative frequency of tails to heads compare to the probability of tails in this experiment? A. The relative frequency is the same as the...

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of biased coins, each showing Heads with probability and Tails with probability , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability mass ...

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability ...

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability ...

**Help Math**

Events A and B are mutually exclusive. The probability of event A occurring is0.15; the probability of event B occurring is 0.45; what is the probability that A and B will occur? A.0.30 B.0.60 C.1 D.0.40 I think C am I correct?

**MATH PROBABILITY**

The probability of a machine producing a defective product is .08. Find the probability that, in a run of 200 products, there are exactly 12 defective products

**math,probability**

Hi, I don't understand a homework question, can anyone please help me? I'm bad at probability. what is the probability that when you pick two cards, you will select at least one king out of two in a deck of six standard cards? (assuming there are no jokers)

**Math**

Every time Mr. Cold born throws a ball of paper in the garbage can, the probability the ball goes in the cans is 3/4. What is the probability he misses 2 times in a row? Please show all work. Please help I don't understand probability

**math-probability**

I have to do a math project using probability. I thought I might use Go Fish cards but I am not what kind of questions to ask can you help please?

**Math**

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will increase or decrease by at ...

**Math**

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will increase or decrease by at ...

**maths**

In a competition the probability of A wins is 3/7 and the probability of B wins also 3/7 and the probability of tie is 1/7 ,what is the probability of A wining 2 rounds?

**math**

1> a bag contains 7 red 6 green and 7 white marbles, all identical but for color. what is the probability of selecting a red marble at random? 2> A weather predicts that there is a 45% chance of snow. what is the probability that it will not snow? 3> the probability ...

**Probability**

4.3. In a certain college town, 27.5 percent of the students failed Mathematics (Math), 19.8 percent failed Biology (Bio), and 11 percent failed both Math and Bio. A student is selected at random. Let A represent the event of failing Math, so that A' is the probability of ...

**math answer check**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Changed: Your submitted answer was incorrect. 0.15 x 0 = 0 . (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0....

**Probability and statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success on a single trial.n=22, x=18, p=0.85, q=.15

**math/probability**

For some reason I can not get my head around probability. Please show me how to work the problem not just the answers. A class has 11 students who are to be assigned seating by lot. What is the probability that the students will be arranged in order from shortest to tallest? (...

**MATH**

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make $10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4 contracts, what is ...

**math/probability**

The probability of car accident is 1in 50 in a year,what is probability in a car accident over a 5year period

**Math check and question**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Correct: Your answer is correct. . (0.85) (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0.15 P(x) = Incorrect...

**statistics**

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A in either chemistry or...

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...

**MATH**

IF THE PROBABILITY OF A IS 3/5.AND PROBABILITY OF A INTERSECTION B IS 3/10.WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY OF B?

**PreCalculus**

How do you find the probability of three events happening at the same time? Please walk me through the steps. If you are in ship and get hit by lightning the probability is 1/100000. And the probability of falling down into the ocean and getting eaten by a shark is 100/100000...

**statistics**

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% received an A in their required Chemistry course, 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability tha he receieved an A in either Chemistry or Math...

**Discrete Math**

In roulette, a wheel with 38 numbers is spun. Of these, 18 are red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. The probability that when the wheel is spun it lands on any particular number is 1/38. a) What is the probability that the wheel lands on a red number? b) What is the probability...

**Math Help**

Assume that the probability of a boy being born is the same as the probability of a girl being born. Find the probability that a family with five children will have at least one boy.

**statistics**

Suppose that each unit of a system is up with probability 2/3 and down with probability 1/3. Different units are independent. For each one of the systems shown below, calculate the probability that the whole system is up (that is, that there exists a path from the left end to ...

**Math**

If the probability of landing on a certain color is p, write an expression for the probability of not landing on that color or the complement. Suppose the probability of p is 1/4. Solve the expression and explain their relationship. The wheel has 4 colors: 2 parts a red 2 are ...

**math**

A factory needs two raw materials, say, A and B. The probability of having an adequate supply of material A is 0.94, whereas the probability of having an adequate supply of material B is 0.96. A study shows that the probability of a shortage of both A and B is 0.02. What is ...

**math**

A factory needs two raw materials, say, A and B. The probability of having an adequate supply of material A is 0.94, whereas the probability of having an adequate supply of material B is 0.96. A study shows that the probability of a shortage of both A and B is 0.02. What is ...

**Probability Math**

The probability of a red candy being selected from a bowl is 0.2, and the probability of a pink frosted animal cookie being taken out of a different bowl is 0.4. What is the probability of getting both a red candy and a pink cookie?

**Statistics**

Event A occurs with probability 0.1 and event B with probability 0.5 A) What is the maximum probability that the intersection of A and B can have? B) What is the minimum probability that the intersection of A and B can have? C) If it is know that P(A complement and B ...

**math**

Records from buzz's sawmill show that workers have a 0.02 probability of losing an arm and a 0.03 probability of losing a leg in a year. What is the probability that a worker does not lose an arm? What is the probability that worker does not lose and arm or leg?

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...

**statistics**

For any married couple who are members of a squash club, the probability that the husband has a degree is 2/4 and the probability that the wife has a degree is 1/4. The probability that the husband has a degree given that his wife has a degree is 3/9. A married couple is ...

**12th grade**

one type of probability used everyday is: a)experienced probability b)scientific probability c)frequency of occurence d)none of the above

**math/Probability**

what is the probability of rolling a sum that exceeds 4 with two dice

**math**

if in a spinner of 1-8 if the probability of even numbers is 4/8 and probability of multiple of 3 is 2/8. isn't the answer 6/8/

**Math (Statistics)**

What causes experimental probability to match theoretical probability?

**Math**

There is a 60% that your math teacher will give a pop quiz tonight and, due to the fact that you have a soccer game, there is an 85% chance you will not be able to do your math homework. You decide that you will do the homework if the probability of there being a pop quiz and ...

**Math**

How do I find the probability of the event described. What is the probability of rolling a number less than or equal to 4?

**Math Probability**

What is the probability of rolling two number cubes and getting a total of greater than 11?

**Math**

In a game, you have a 1/27 probability of winning $100 and a 26/27 probability of losing $4. What is your expected value?

**math (please)**

There is a 60% that your math teacher will give a pop quiz tonight and, due to the fact that you have a soccer game, there is an 85% chance you will not be able to do your math homework. You decide that you will do the homework if the probability of there being a pop quiz and ...

**maths probability plz help**

The Probability that a USA-based business man goes to paris by car is 0.6 and by air is 0.4. If he goes by car, the probability that he will be early for his appointment is 0.3 while if he goes by air, the probability he'll be early is 0.65 (i) what is the probability that he ...

**math**

What is the probability of flipping a coin two times and getting no heads? Would that be 1/2x1/2=1 so the probability is 1%?

**Math (Probability)**

Mina tosses two number cubes labeled 1 to 6. What is the probability that the sum is equal to 5? A. 1/36 B. 1/9 C.1/6 D.5/36

**Math**

#1: A couple plans on having 3 children, how do I create a tree diagram with 8 possible outcomes? #2: (What is the theoretical probability of having a girl, and what is the theoretical probability of having a boy?) #3: How do you do theoretical probability?

**math probability**

you roll 2 dice. what is the probability that at least one of them is a 6.

**Math**

Alberto figures that the probability of his hockey team winning on saturday is 65%. Alvin figures that the probability of his basketball team winning on saturday is 70%. Assume that the events are independent and that the boys estimates of the probability are accurate A. Find ...

**DIsct MAth**

1. Consider the "coin flipping game", and let X record the first time when the Head" player has $1. What is the probability that X 7? 2. Continue with the "coin flipping game". Let Y record the fi rst point in time when the "Head" player has $2. What is the probability that ...

**math/probability**

If two fair dice are rolled, find the probability of a sum of 6 given that the roll is a "double". How do I do this?

**math**

three fair coins are tossed. What is the probability that at least one is tail. Enter probability as a fraction

**Math/Probability**

The random variable X has a log-normal distribution, when the mean of ln(X) = 5.45 and variance of ln(X) = 0.334, what is the probability that X >139.76?

**business**

suppose that al knows that the probability of an investigation is 0.70 how low must the probability of water's completing its research on time be so that the probability of litres being awarded the contract is at least 0.65?

**Math i dont understand**

1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 2. You roll a number cube 20 times. The number 4 is rolled 8 times. What is the ...

**Stats**

About 10% of the population of a large country is math phobic. If two people are randomly selected what is the probability both are math phobic? And hat is the probability that at least one is math phobic? Any way to do this on stat crunch?

**math-probability**

uppose that cars arrive at a traffic light according to a Poisson process with a rate of one car per minute starting from time t = 0 minutes. Determine a. The probability that no cars arrive in the rst two minutes. b. The probability that no cars arrive ever. c. The ...

**Math-probability**

Jane plans to take a college algebra course with Mr. Doodle, determine the empirical probability that she receives at least a B.

**Math- Probability**

Two regular dice are rolled. what is the probability that the sum is even, given that both numbers are odd?

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...

**Math/Probability**

How do I calcuate probability word problems