Multiplication + probability - practice problems
Number of problems found: 59
- An aircraft
An aircraft manufacturing company has submitted bids on two separate airline contracts, A and B. The company feels that it has a 70% chance of winning contract A and a 25% chance of winning contract B. Furthermore, it believes that winning contract A is i
- Dice 7
A standard number cube is tossed 210 times. What is a reasonable prediction for the number of times the number cube will land on a 5?
- Right key
The hostel has 4 rooms. The keys to each room are not numbered. Each of the four guests took one key. What is the probability that everyone took the right key?
- A married
A married couple planned to have 3 children. i. List the possible combinations of the sexes of 3 children. Use B for boy and G for girl. ii. Calculate the probability that all three children would be of the same gender
- Two dice
What is the probability that when the roll of two identical dice is the sum of points 7?
- A bag
A bag contains 9 blue marbles and 1 green marble. What is the probability of drawing a blue marble followed by a green marble, without replacing the first marble before drawing the second marble.
- Double six-six
What is the probability, that a player in the games of ludo will throw a double 6 twice .
- We roll
We roll two dice A. - what is the probability that the sum of the falling numbers is at most 4 B. - is at least 10 C. - is divisible by 5?
- Created trio
What is the probability that in the created trio, which consists of 19 boys and 12 girls, they will be: a) the boys themselves b) the girls themselves c) 2 boys and 1 girl?
- Crimson Lynx
Captain Emily has a ship, the H. M. S Crimson Lynx. The ship is five furlongs from the dread pirate Umaima and her merciless band of thieves. If her ship hasn't already been hit, Captain Emily has probability 3/5 of hitting the pirate ship. If her ship ha
- Two dice
We roll two dice. What is the probability that the sum of the falling numbers is greater than 3?
- The box
The box contains three light bulbs with a wattage of 40 W and two pieces of light bulbs with a wattage of 60 W. What is the probability of the event that two randomly selected light bulbs will both be 40 W?
- A license
A license plate has 3 letters followed by 4 numbers. Repeats are not allowed for the letters, but they are for the numbers. If they are issued at random, what is the probability that the 3 letters are in alphabetical order and the 3 numbers are consecutiv
- Three colors
Find the probability that 3 balls of the same color will be drawn from fate with 10 white, 10 red, and 10 blue balls.
- Hazard game
In the Sportka hazard game, 6 numbers out of 49 are drawn. What is the probability that we will win: a) second prize (we guess 5 numbers correctly) b) the third prize (we guess 4 numbers correctly)?
- The box
The box contains five chocolate, three fruit, and two menthol candies. We choose sweets at random from the box. What probability will we take out one chocolate, one fruit, and one menthol candy without a return?
- Birthday paradox
How large must the group of people be so that the probability that two people have a birthday on the same day of the year is greater than 90%?
- Gold, silver, bronze
How many ways can we divide gold, silver, bronze medals if 6 people are competing?
- The manufacturer
The manufacturer found that 3% of the plates produced had a malfunction. Of the compliant, 75% are first and 25% second. What is the probability of producing first and second class plates?
- The test
The test contains four questions, and there are five different answers to each of them, of which only one is correct, the others are incorrect. What is the probability that a student who does not know the answer to any question will guess the right answer
Multiplication practice problems. Probability - practice problems.