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If they are fair coins, the probability is 0.25

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What is the probability of flipping 3 coins and getting all heads or tails?

The probabilty of you flipping 3 coins and getting all heads or tails is 0.125 or 1/8.


What is the probability of flipping 5 coins and getting all tails?

The probability of getting all tails is 1/25 = 1/32


What is the probability of flipping three tails when three coins are flipped?

The probability of flipping three tails with three coins is (1 in 2)3 or 1 in 8 or 0.125.


If you Flip four coins at once what is probability of 2 head and 3 tail?

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/If_you_Flip_four_coins_at_once_what_is_probability_of_2_head_and_3_tail" The probability of flipping four coins and getting 2 heads and 3 tails is ZERO 2 heads and 3 tails requires flipping FIVE coins.


What is the probability of flipping no heads when you flip three identical coins?

The probability of flipping one coin and getting tails is 1/2. In order to find the probability of multiple events occurring, you find the product of all the events. For 3 coins the probability of getting tails 3 times is 1/8 because .5 x .5 x .5 = .125 or 1/8.


What is the probability of flipping 4 coins and getting all heads or all tails?

The probability of getting all heads is 1/24 = 1/16 The probability of getting all tails is also 1/24 = 1/16 The probability of all heads or all tails is the sum of the two = 1/8


What is the probability of flipping 4 fair coins 1 time and getting all tails?

The probability of getting all tails when you flip 4 fair coins 1 time is:P(4 tails) = (1/2)4 = 1/16 = 0.0625 = 6.25%


What is the probability of flipping two coins and one landing on heads and one landing on tails?

It is 1/2.


What is the probability of flipping a coin ten times and getting tails six times?

ye


What is the probability of rolling a prime number and flipping a coin and getting tails?

1 in 2.


What is the probability of flipping a coin 75 times and getting tails 35 times or more?

1/2 of a chance since there are two sides to any coins it is always a half chance.


What is the probability of flipping a coin and it landing on tails how many coins bill has?

The answer to the first question is 0.5. The answer to the second is not possible to work out.


What is the probability of getting four heads when flipping four identical coins at once?

The probability is 2/4 or 4/8 or 1/2. The reason is that if you have 4 identical coins and you flip all of them at once you have half a chance because you could either get all heads, all tails, or a combination.


What is the probability of flipping a coin and getting tails and than rolling a number greater than two on a number cube?

The probability of getting tails on a coin is SMALLER than rolling a number greater than 2


If four fair coins are tossed what is the probability of getting two tails?

50%


What is the probability of getting 2 tails if 4 fair coins are tossed?

possible


What is the probability of getting 2 tails if you tossed 3 coins?

1/2


If 3 fair coins are tossed what is the probability of getting exactly 2 tails?

The probability is 3/8 = 0.375


What is the probability of getting exactly 8 tails in a row when flipping a coin ten times?

It is 3/1024 = 0.00293, approx.


If you toss 4 coins what is the probability of getting three tails?

(.5)^4=.0625


What would be the probability of tails when you are flipping a quarter?

1/2 if the quarter is 'fair'.


What is the probability of getting a least one tail when tossing eight fair coins?

The probability of getting at least 1 tails is (1 - probability of getting all heads) The probability of getting all heads (no tails) is ½ x ½ x ½ x ½ x ½ x ½ x ½ x ½ = 1/256 = 0.00390625 so the probability of getting at least ONE tails is 1-0.30390625 = 0.99609375 = 255/256


What is the probability of flipping a coin 20 times and getting 1 tails and 1 heads?

None, since that would imply that in 18 cases the coin did not show heads or tails!


Probability of getting one head and two tails on a toss of three fair coins?

50%


What is the probability of flipping a coin 5 times and getting 5 tails?

Assuming the coin is fair, it is (1/2)5 = 1/32.