Percentages + probability - examples
- Left handed
It is known that 25% of the population is left-handed. What is the probability that there is a maximum of three left-handers at a seminar where there are 30 participants?
- Component fail
There is a 90 percent chance that a particular type of component will perform adequately under high temperature conditions. If the device involved has four such components, determine the probability that the device is inoperable because exactly one of the.
- Prime number
Jan wrote any number from 1 to 20. What is the probability that he wrote the prime number?
In rectangle with sides 3 and 10 mark the diagonal. What is the probability that a randomly selected point within the rectangle is closer to the diagonal than to any side of the rectangle?
From complete sets of playing cards (32 cards) we pulled out one card. What is the probability of pulling the ace?
- Bureau of Labor
Bureau of Labor is a state institution that provides mike and the rest for their so-called clients. The mission of the Bureau of Labor is spend taxpayer money to provide relaxation and benefits to those who do not want to work. Popularly speaking sense the
- Two doctors
Doctor A will determine the correct diagnosis with a probability 86% and doctor B with a probability 87%. Calculate probability of correct diagnosis if patient is diagnosed by both doctors.
From statistics of sales goods, item A buy 51% of people and item B buys 59% of people. What is the probability that from 10 people buy 2 item A and 8 item B?
We will throw two dice. What is the probability that the ratio between numbers on first and second dice will be 1:2?
- Event probability
The probability of event P in 8 independent experiments is 0.33. What is the probability that the event P occurs in one experiment (probability is same)?
The probability that a good shooter hits the center of the target circle I is 0.1. The probability that the target hit intercircle is II 0.58. What is the probability that it hits the target circle I or II?
Event N has probability of 0.24. What is the probability that the event N occurs in 8, 5, 4 try.
The owner of the house is insured against natural disasters and pays 0.04% annually of the value of house 77 Eur. Calculate the value of the house. Calculate the probability of disaster, if you know that 48% of the insurance is to pay damages.
The probability that the bulb can operate 5000 hours is 0.16. What is the probability that exactly one of three bulbs can operate 5000 hours?
- travel agency
Small travel agency offers 5 different tours at honeymoon. What is the probability that the bride and groom choose the same tour (they choose independently)?
- Green - Red
We have 5 bags. Each consist one green and 2 red balls. From each we pull just one ball. What is the probability that we doesn't pull any green ball?
- Win in raffle
The raffle tickets were sold 200, 5 of which were winning. What is the probability that Peter, who bought one ticket will win?
Peter and Franta threw to the basket. Each had 20 attempts. Peter scored thirteen and twelve Franta. Give them success in percentage.
We test medicine on 6 patients. For all drug doesn't work. If the drug success rate of 20%, what is the probability that medicine does not work?
- Sum on dice
We have two dice. What is the greater likelihood of fall a total sum 7 or 8 ? (write 7, 8 or 0 if the probabilities are the same)?
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