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June 5th, 2013, 07:06 AM   #1
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Consider the following results on the toss of a coin:
I. Occurrence of two guys in two releases.
II. Occurrence of three guys and a crown in four releases.
III. Occurrence of five guys and three crowns in eight releases.
It can be stated that:
(A) of the three results, I think is the most likely.
(B) of the three results is likely II.
(C) of the three results, III is the most likely.
(D) I and II outcomes are equally likely.
(E) II and III outcomes are equally likely.
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Huh? What's a "guy"? A "crown"?
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Re: probability

Hello, betomed!

In most countries, when a coin is tossed:
[color=beige]. . [/color]the coin can come up "Heads" or "Tails"
[color=beige]. . [/color]a toss is called a "toss"[color=beige] .[/color](duh!)


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Consider the following results on the toss of a coin:

[1] Two Heads in two tosses.
[2] Three Heads and a Tail in four tosses.
[3] Five Heads and three Tails in eight tosses.


It can be stated that:

(A) of the three results, [1] is the most likely.

(B) of the three results, [2] is the most likely..

(C) of the three results, [3] is the most likely.

(D) [1] and [2] are equally likely.

(E) [2] and [3] are equally likely.










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