08-27-2009

08-27-2009 - MATH 3355-1: Probability August 27, 12:10 -...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
MATH 3355-1: Probability Thursday August 27, 12:10 - 1:30PM, Lockett 276 This reviews material from last time and provides motivation for the new material we’ll see today. You can talk to your classmates while working on this, till I arrive around 12:30. This work resembles tests that you will be getting, so it’s worth your attention for this reason, too. A. Review. A probabilistic experiment consists of rolling two dice (one red, one green), each marked with the numbers from 1 to 6 and then observing the numbers come up on each. 1. Describe the sample space. How many outcomes does it contain? 2. Describe the following events. How many outcomes in each? a) the sum of numbers that come up is 3; b) the sum of numbers that come up is 7; c) the sum of numbers that come up is strictly greater than 7; d) the sum of the numbers that come up on the two dice is even; e) the number that comes up on one of the dice is even ( i.e. , on the red, on the green OR on both); f)
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course MATH 3355 taught by Professor Britt during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

Page1 / 2

08-27-2009 - MATH 3355-1: Probability August 27, 12:10 -...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online