# independent events

### what’s the probability of rolling a 5 and then rolling a number less then 2

what’s the probability of rolling a 5 and then rolling a number less then 2 Roll a 5: There's only one 5 on a six sided die P(X = 5) = 1/6 A...
Thread by: math_celebrity, May 19, 2023, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A box contains 6 yellow, 3 red, 5 green, and 7 blue colored pencils. A pencil is chosen at random, i

A box contains 6 yellow, 3 red, 5 green, and 7 blue colored pencils. A pencil is chosen at random, it is not replaced, then another is chosen....
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jul 15, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A die and a coin are tossed. What is the probability of getting a 6 and a tail?

A die and a coin are tossed. What is the probability of getting a 6 and a tail? Roll a 6: P(6) = 1/6 Flip a tail: P(T) = 1/2 Probability of...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 3, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A spinner has 3 equal sections labelled A, B, C. A bag contains 3 marbles: 1 grey, 1 black, and 1 w

A spinner has 3 equal sections labelled A, B, C. A bag contains 3 marbles: 1 grey, 1 black, and 1 white. The pointer is spun and a marble is...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 1, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Suppose that 18% of people own dogs. If you pick two people at random, what is the probability that

Suppose that 18% of people own dogs. If you pick two people at random, what is the probability that they both own a dog? Since each person is...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Apr 22, 2021, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Taylor is playing a game using a die and a spinner. The spinner is divided into 4 equal parts with c

Taylor is playing a game using a die and a spinner. The spinner is divided into 4 equal parts with colors green, red, yellow, and purple. Taylor...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 25, 2019, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests