Probability.Part2.TwoDecksOfCards

# Probability.Part2.TwoDecksOfCards - Two Decks Of Cards...

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Two Decks Of Cards [Revised] Full deck Spades A 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K Hearts A 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K Diamonds A 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K Clubs A 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K CASTAWAY DECK Spades A 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K Hearts 5 6 7 8 9 J Q Diamonds 7 8 9 J Clubs A 2 3 4 5 10 K A “random event” also called an “experiment” involves a process which can have a number of different results (which are usually called “outcomes”). Examples of experiments or random events include: Tossing a coin Drawing a card (or more than one card) from a deck of cards Rolling one die, or several dice Spinning a roulette wheel The lottery (ping-pong balls in turbulent air) Drawing a red card from a deck of cards (because it might or might not happen) When tossing a coin, the result is “heads” or “tails” (usually just written as H, or T). When drawing a card, it is any one of the cards in the deck. We have to add a little more to the definition.

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## This note was uploaded on 02/20/2012 for the course 790 373 taught by Professor Boros during the Fall '09 term at Rutgers.

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