01-f96-q7 - Instructor: Prof. A. Suciu Name: MTH 1101 -...

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Instructor: Prof. A. Suciu Name: MTH 1101 — QUIZ 7 — FALL 1996 Instructions : Put your name in the blanks above. Put your answers to each question in the designated spaces. Show your work—if there is not enough room, use the back of the page. Each question is worth 6 points. 1) A penny is tossed 3 times. a) Enumerate the elements of the sample space S for this experiment. b) Enumerate the elements of the event A = { At least two heads come up } . Compute P ( A ). c) Enumerate the elements of the event B = { At most one head comes up } . Compute P ( B ). 2) A 12-sided die with faces numbered 1 through 12 is used in the game Dungeons and Dragons. If such a die is tossed, what is the probability that the number that lands on top is a) The number 7? b) An even number? c) A number less or equal to 3? d) A number greater or equal to 8? 3) A basketball player shoots a free throw percentage of 80%. What is the probability that
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This note was uploaded on 01/12/2010 for the course MATH 1101 taught by Professor A.sucio during the Fall '06 term at San Jose State University .

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