# Probability II =) coin is flipped ten times, yielding six heads and four tails. Construct the data distribution

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### Probability

Suppose that an unfair coin comes up heads 54.1% of the time. The coin is flipped a total of 13 times. a) What is the probability that you get exactly 6 heads? b) What is the probability that you get exactly 6 tails? c) What is the probability that you get at most 9 tails?

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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...

### probability

Suppose an unfair coin comes up heads 52.2% of the time if it is flipped. If the coin is flipped 26 times, what is the probability that: a) it comes up tails exactly 12 times? b) it comes up heads more than 22 times?

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air coin is flipped 20 times. a. Determine the probability that the coin comes up tails exactly 15 times. b. Find the probability that the coin comes up tails at least 15 times. c. Find the mean and standard deviation for the random variable X giving the number of tails in ...

### probability

You flip a fair coin (i.e., the probability of obtaining Heads is 1/2) three times. Assume that all sequences of coin flip results, of length 3, are equally likely. Determine the probability of each of the following events. {HHH}: 3 Heads incorrect {HTH}: the sequence Heads, ...

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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: ...

### finite

Assume that the coin is flipped 10 times. What is the probability that both heads and tails occur?

### math

Assume that the coin is flipped 10 times. What is the probability that both heads and tails occur?

A six sided number cube is rolled and a coin is flipped. What is e probability that the number on the cube is less than 4 and the coin lands on heads? I think the answer might be 1/3. Heads and tails is 1 and less than 4 is 3. I am not sure.

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a girl flipped a coin 4 times, what is the probability that she gets 3 heads and 1 tails? Using a tree diagram

### stor

Suppose that you flip a fair coin (P(H)=P(T)=1 2 ) three times and you record if it landed on heads, H, or tails, T. (a) What is the sample space of this experiment? What is the probability of each event? (b) [1 pt] Let X be the number of times that you observe heads. What ...

### Math

A fair coin is flipped four times. What is the probability that tails occurs exactly 3 times if it is known that tails occurs at least twice?

### Stat.

A trick coin has been weighted so that heads occurs with a probability of p  2 3, and p(tails)  1 3. If you toss this coin 72 times, a. How many heads would you expect to get on average? b. What is the probability of getting more than 50 heads? c. What is the probability...

### Statistics

A loaded coin is tossed 5 times, find the probability distribution for the number of heads, if heads are thrice likely to occur than tails. Let x be the number of heads that will turn up. Compute the probability associated to each value of X using the equation: x=0,1,2,3,4,5 P...

### Statistics

Suppose Tori has an unfair coin which lands on Tails with probability 0.28 when flipped. If she flips the coin 10 times, find each of the following: Question 5 options: P(No more than 3 Tails) P(Exactly 1 Tail) P(At least 5 Tails) P(Less than or equal to 2 Tails) P(At least 1 ...

### Math

Debbie flipped a coin 20 times. The result were 7 heads and 13 tails. What is the relative frequency of heads for her experiment?

### probability

Grace has flipped a coin 500 times and each time is has come up tails. If she flips the coin 500 more times, how many tails should she expect? Why?

### Probability

Find the probability of obtaining between 50 and 55 tails inclusive when a fair coin is flipped 80 times. (answer accurate to four decimal places.)

### Statistics

A coin is tossed five times. Find the probability of getting four tails. I realize that getting four tails is the exact same thing as getting only one heads, but how would you figure out this problem using probability rules? Thanks for your time, I appreciate it :]

### math

Kalil flipped a coin sixty times. He got thirty-four heads. How does this result compare to the number of heads you would have expected based on theoretical probability?

### Math: Probablity

A penny, a nickel, and a dime are flipped at the same time. Each coin can come out either heads (H) or tails (T). a. What name is given to the act of flipping the coins? b. There are eight elements in the sample space (i.e., HHH,THT, etc.). List all eight outcomes. c. How many...

### Math

Suppose you have a coin that lands on Heads with probability 0.6 There are three coin flips defined as X. Heads count 1 and tails count 0 – e.g., if three heads then X= 3; if a head and two tails then X = 1; if three tails the X = 0. What is the expected value of X? I'm ...

### GEOMETRY

if one coin is flipped and then a second coin is flipped, what is the probability that both coins land on tails? A) 1/8 B) 1/32 C) 1/16 D) 1/4

### Math

A biased coin is tossed 3 times. The probability that the coin will land on heads is 0.6 The probability that the coin will land on tails three times is less than 0.1 Is this correct? Show all your working.

### Statistics

You are shown a coin that its owner says is fair in the sense that it will produce the same number of heads and tails when flipped a very large number of times. Suppose you decide to flip a coin 100 times. a. What conclusion would you be likely to draw if you observed 95 heads...

### Math

Victoria tossed a coin 30 times and got 17 heads. What is the ratio of heads to coin tosses? What is the ratio of heads to tails? What is the ratio of tails to heads? If victoria tosses the coin 150 times, how many times can she expect to get heads?

### 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

Suppose you toss a coin and it you win a dollar if it comes up heads. If it comes up tails you toss the coin again. This time you get two dollars if it is heads. If it is tails you toss it again. This time you win four dollars if it is heads, but if it is tails you toss it ...

### 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?

### Statistics and Probability

One six-sided fair die is rolled, and one two-sided fair coin is tossed. If the coin turns up heads, then the number of spots showing on the die is the value (score) for that trial. If the coin is tails then twice the number of spots showing on the die is the value (score) for...

### stats

Suppose you toss a coin 100 times and get 82 heads and 18 tails. Based on these results, what is the probability the next flip will be a tails?

### Probabilitie

A weighted coin is flipped 200 times. Assume that the probability of a head is 0.3 and the probability of a tail is 0.7. Each flip is independent from the other flips. Let X be the total number of heads in the 200 flips. 1. What is the distribution of X ?

### Math

A coin is flipped 7 times, what is the probability that the next flip will be tails How do I do this? a- 1/1 b- 1/7 c- 1/8 d- 1/2

### Finite Math

A coin is loaded, so that the probability of a head occuring on a single toss is 2/3. In six tosses of the coin, what is the probability of getting all heads or all tails?

### probabilities

A weighted coin is flipped 200 times. Assume that the probability of a head is 0.3 and the probability of a tail is 0.7. Each flip is independent from the other flips. Let X be the total number of heads in the 200 flips. 1. What is the distribution of X ? 1 2. What is the ...

### Math Problem ( 6th grade math)

Brandon tosses a coin 500 times. The coin lands on tails 320 times. A: What is the experamental probability of getting heads? B: Is the coin fair or unfair? Explain you answer.

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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

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

Would you be more likely to get at least 70% tails if you flip a fair coin 10 times or if you flip a fair coin 1000 times? A) You would be more likely to get at least 70% tails if you flip a fair coin 10 times than if you flip a fair coin 1000 times. B) The probability of ...

### finite math

Suppose a coin is tossed 100 times 57 heads and 43 tails what is the probability the next one will be heads.

### Statistics

A coin was flipped 60 times and came up heads 38 times. (a)at the .10 level of significance, is the coin biased towards heads? Show your decision rule and calculations. (b) calculate a p-value and interpret it.

### Statistics

A coin was flipped 60 times and came up heads 38 times. (a) At the .10 level of significance, is the coin biased toward heads? Show your decision rule and calculations. (b) Calculate a p-value and interpret it

Please check my work thanks!! A number cube with the numbers 1 through 6 is rolled. Find the given probability. 1. P(number < 2) (1 point) A. 1/6 <--- i think this one B. 2/6 C. 4/6 D. 3/6 2. P(number ≥ 3) (1 point) A. 4/6 B. 1/6 C. 2/6 <-- this i think D. 5/6 3...

### Word Problem

A coin was flipped 60 times and came up heads 38 times. (a) At the .10 level of significance, is the coin biased toward heads? Show your decision rule and calculations. (b) Calculate a p-value and interpret it.

### algebra

A coin is tossed 3 times. Find the probability of obtaining the following: a) heads on the first and last toss, and tails on the other toss b) at least 2 heads c) at most 2 heads

### Math

Simone has been flipping a coin and has just flipped 5 heads in a row. she says that because she has just gotten so many heads, she is more likely to get tails than heads the next time she flips. Is Simone correct? What is the probability that her next flip will be a tail? ...

### Prealgebra/probability

A coin is tossed three times. Use a tree diagram to find the number of possible outcomes that could produce exactly two heads. I don't know how to write out a tree diagram on here, but I think this one is heads -> heads, tails -> heads, heads -> tails? A quarter and a...

### MATH

an unfair coin with pr[tails]= .15 is flipped 6 times. what is the probability of getting EXACTLY 1 tail in the 6 flips?

### probability

if a fair coin is tossed 4 times, what is the probability of getting heads the first 3 times, and tails the fourth itme?

### statistics

You have two coins that look identical, but one of them is fair and the other is weighted. The weighted coin has a 3/4 chance of flipping heads and a 1/4 chance of flipping tails. Unfortunately, you've forgotten which coin is which! You decide to keep flipping them together, ...

### statistics and probabilities

You have two coins that look identical, but one of them is fair and the other is weighted. The weighted coin has a 3/4 chance of flipping heads and a 1/4 chance of flipping tails. Unfortunately, you've forgotten which coin is which! You decide to keep flipping them together, ...

### Intro to Probability, please check my work.

A fair coin is flipped three times. You win \$5 every time the outcome is heads. Let the random variable X represent the total number of dollars you win. (a) List the sample space. (b) Determine the probability function of X. ====================== Answer: a) 2^3= 8 ...

an unfair coin with pr[tails]= .15 is flipped 6 times. what is the probability of getting AT LEAST 1 tail in the 6 flips?

### arithmetic

Assume you have an unfair coin - the one that lands heads with probability P (not known beforehand). You have rolled such a coin 20 times and got 16 heads and 4 tails. What is the best estimator of P, Pˆ? (Hint: it is the one based on sample mean.)

### Math

You flip a coin 20 times and get tails 15 times you flip the coin 80 more times.what do you expect to happen to the experimental probability of getting tails as you increase the number of trials a. The experimental probability will get closer to 50% b. The experimental ...

You are shown a coin that its owner says is fair in the sense that it will produce the same number of heads and tails when flipped a very large number of times.

### Probability

* I have a question. The sentence below says, "A PENNY, a NICKEL, and a DIME are flipped....." Does this go in order? That is,.....for example: (H,T,H)The first H is for PENNY, the T is for NICKEL, and the last H is for DIME? A penny, a nickel, and a dime are flipped at the ...

### statistics

A coin was flipped 60 times and came up heads 38 times. (a) At the .10 level of significance, is the coin biased toward heads? Show your decision rule and calculations. I need more than the answer. I'm looking for help on the steps to get to the answer, please. Thanks

### math

if freddy tosses a coin three times, what is the probability that the coin will turn up hesds,tails,heads, tails in that order? I came up with 1/2 correct? also the ratio length to the width of the alamo isabout 5to 3 if the width of the alamo is 63ft about how long is the ...

### probability

urgent till 3 pm i have in colombia¡ 1 Alice has five coins in a bag: two coins are normal (i.e., fair with one face Heads and the other face Tails), two are double-headed (i.e., both sides are Heads), and the last one is double-tailed (i.e., both sides are Tails). She ...

### Probability

Alice has five coins in a bag: two coins are normal (i.e., fair with one face Heads and the other face Tails), two are double-headed (i.e., both sides are Heads), and the last one is double-tailed (i.e., both sides are Tails). She reaches into the bag and randomly pulls out a ...

### math

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? would this be the answer No matter what comes up ...

### Math

A coin is loaded in such way that a tail is three times as likely to occur as a head. If the coin is flipped twice. Find the probability that two heads occur

### Math

A coin is loaded in such way that a tail is three times as likely to occur as a head. If the coin is flipped twice. Find the probability that two heads occur

### Math

A coin is loaded in such way that a tail is three times as likely to occur as a head. If the coin is flipped twice. Find the probability that two heads occur

### Math

Four coins fall onto the floor. Find the probability that (a) exactly three coins land heads up (b) all coins land tails up (c) two or more coins land heads up (d) no more than two coins land tails up (e) at least one coin lands tails up

### maths

Suppose there are 10 coins laid out in front of you. All of the coins are fair (i.e. have an equal chance of heads or tails) except one, which flips to heads every time. You draw one coin at random and flip it 5 times. If each of the 5 flips results in heads, then the ...

### Anyone good with probability??

Mark, Carrie, Max, and Jane are doing a probability experiment in math class. They flip a coin 200 times and record their results. Heads:120 Tails:80 Question 2 on their lab sheet asks for the theoretical probability of flipping heads. They come up with four different answers...

### Probabilty

Biased coin has a 0.4 probability of landing on tails. The random variable x, based on a single toss of the coin, is defined as follows: x=0 if heads appears; x=1 if tails appears. What Is the mean value of X? Is it . 0.3 .4 .6 .5 .7

### PRE-CALC

A biased coin has a 0.4 probability of landing on tails. The random variable X, based on a single toss of the coin, is defined as follows: X = 0 if heads appears; X = 1 if tails appears. What is the mean value of X? A) 0.7 B) 0.5 C) 0.4 D) 0.3 E) 0.6

### math urgent!

You flip a coin 20 times and get tails 15 times. You flip the coin 80 more times. What do you expect to happen to the experimental probability of getting tails as you increase the number of trials? The experimental probability will get closer to 50% The experimental ...

### Data Management

A random variable X is defined as the number of heads observed when a coin is tossed 4 times. Make a chart that shows the probability distribution for X. What is the expected value?

### math

Six fair coins are flipped, the probability that exactly three coins turns up heads is T. If the coins are flipped again, the probability that exactly 16T coins turns up heads is S. If the six coins are flipped again, the probability that exactly 32S coins turns up heads is Q...

### Maths

The probability of a biased coin landing on heads is 0.6. I flip the coin 150 times, how many times would the coin land on heads?

### Math

we have 2 coins: coin 1 comes up with the probability of tails of 2/3 while coin 2 comes up with the probability of tails of 1/3 you don't know which is which so you pick one up at random and flip it . If its tails, you guess that the coin you picked up is coin 1 else you ...

### probability

A fair coin is flipped independently until the first Heads is observed. Let K be the number of Tails observed before the first Heads (note that K is a random variable). For k=0,1,2,…,K, let Xk be a continuous random variable that is uniform over the interval [0,3]. The Xk's ...

### math

Three pennies are tossed into the air.What is the probability they will match either heads-heads-heads or tails-tails-tails when they land?

### math

francisco tossed the coin 10 more times. he got 5 heads and 5 tails. now what i his exrimental probability of getting heads? Wouldn't it depend on the tosses before? 50/50 with each flip. It has no revalence what the last flip or flips were.

### Math Statistics

3. Suppose 20% of all heart transplant patients do not survive the operation. a. Think about taking repeated random samples of 371 patients from this population. Describe how the sample proportion who die would vary from sample to sample. (Hint: Be sure to refer to the shape, ...

### algebra I

If you toss a coin, the probability of gettig heads is 1/2. If you toss a coin 2 times. the probability of getting heds each time is 1/2*1/2 or (1/2)^2. -Write an expression to represent the probability of tossing a coin 'n' times and getting 'n' heads. -Express your answer to...

### Gr 12 Data

Sarah tosses 5 coins, one after the other. a) How many different outcomes are possible? b) Draw a tree diagram to illustrate the different possibilities. c) In how many ways will the first coin turn up heads and the last coin turn up tails? d) In how many ways will the second...

### Math

What is the probability of obtaining at least one tail when a coin is flipped six times?

### GEOMETRY

a coin is loaded so that the probability of getting tails is 1/4. If the coin is flipped twice, what is the probability of getting tails twice?

### math

an unbiased coin is tossed six times. find the probability of the given event. the coin lands heads more than once.

### math

an unbiased coin is tossed six times. find the probability of the given event - the coin lands heads more than once.

### Math (statistics)

The probability of obtaining heads on a biased coin is 0.4. The coin is tossed 600 times. a. i. Write down the mean number of heads (240) ii. Find the standard deviation of the number of heads (12) b. Find the probability that the number of heads obtained is less than one ...

### math

A balanced coin is tossed 12 times and heads appears each time. What is the probability that tails will appear on the next toss?

### math

A balanced coin is tossed 12 times and heads appears each time. What is the probability that tails will appear on the next toss?

### math \$\$

ty sooooo much another question (sorry about all these just trying to get this done and learn it before tom.) Jennie calculated the probabilities of various events involving a coin. What is the probability of a coin landing on heads at least twice when the coin is flipped ...

### math

What is the theoretical probability of getting tails if you flip a coin 40 times? a)If you did this experimental would you result be the same? Why? b) Is is possible to flip a coin 40 times and get tails each time? Explain.

### Probability

A fair coin is tossed repeatedly and independently. We want to determine the expected number of tosses until we first observe Tails immediately preceded by Heads. To do so, we define a Markov chain with four states, {S,H,T,HT}, where S is a starting state, H indicates Heads on...

### finite math (probability

suppose you toss a coin 100 times and get 57 heads and 43 tails. Based on the results what is the probability that the next toss will be head.

### Math (Statistics)

Hi! Can someone help me with these two questions? Thanks a bunch! :) 1.) What causes experimental probability to match theoretical probability? In theory heads and tails occur 50/50. 2.) Find a way to estimate the time to flip a coin 10,000 times; 100,000 times.

### Math (Statistics)

Hi! Can someone help me with these two questions? Thanks a bunch! :) 1.) What causes experimental probability to match theoretical probability? In theory heads and tails occur 50/50. 2.) Find a way to estimate the time to flip a coin 10,000 times; 100,000 times.

### Math.

You repeatedly toss a fair coin for 5 times. What is the probability that heads comes up at least 3 times before tails comes up twice?

### statistics

An unfair coin has a probability of coming up heads of 0.55 the coin is tossed 4 times. What is the probability that it lands heads at least once?

### Probability

You toss a fair coin four times. Find the probability of no more than three heads given that at least one toss resulted in heads. Thank you very much!!

### Probability

What is the probability of flipping a coin two times and getting no heads? If I flip a coin twice and get no heads wouldn't it be 2/2 or 1?

### statistics

A coin is biased so that the probability of obtaining a head is 2/3. The coin is tossed four times. Find the probability of obtaining exactly two heads.