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Q: What is the probability of flipping a coin and it landing on tails?

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

Experimental probability is calculated by taking the data produced from a performed experiment and calculating probability from that data. An example would be flipping a coin. The theoretical probability of landing on heads is 50%, .5 or 1/2, as is the theoretical probability of landing on tails. If during an experiment, however, a coin is flipped 100 times and lands on heads 60 times and tails 40 times, the experimental probability for this experiment for landing on heads is 60%, .6 or 6/10. The experimental probability of landing on tails would be 40%, .4, or 6/10.

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1 in 2.

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Since it is a certainty that a coin must land on either heads or tails, the probability must be 1.

The probability of a fair coin landing on tails is 0.5. The probability of 4 tails is .5*5*.5*.5 = 0.0625.

The experimental probability of a coin landing on heads is 7/ 12. if the coin landed on tails 30 timefind the number of tosses?

If it is a fir coin, the probability is (1/2)10 = 1/1024.

They are 0.5 each.

The answer is 1/2 , assuming the coin is fair.

1/8. The probability of flipping a coin three times and it landing on head is 1/2, as a coin only has two sides. You flip a coin three times, therefore the answer is (1/2)^3 = 1/8.

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