<img src="https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=iA1Pi1a8Dy00ym" style="display:none" height="1" width="1" alt="" />
Dismiss
Skip Navigation
You are reading an older version of this FlexBook® textbook: CK-12 Middle School Math Concepts - Grade 7 Go to the latest version.

12.1: Definition of Probability

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12
Atoms Practice
%
Progress
Practice
Progress
%
Practice Now
Loading... 

Vocabulary

Event

Event

An event is a set of one or more possible results of a probability experiment.
Favorable Outcome

Favorable Outcome

A favorable outcome is the outcome that you are looking for in an experiment.
Theoretical Probability

Theoretical Probability

The theoretical probability of an event is the likelihood that the event will occur. It is calculated by finding the ratio of the number of favorable outcomes to the number of total outcomes.
Total Outcomes

Total Outcomes

In probability, the total outcomes are the total number of possible outcomes for the probability experiment.

Image Attributions

Description

Difficulty Level:

At Grade

Grades:

Date Created:

Dec 21, 2012

Last Modified:

Jan 26, 2016
Files can only be attached to the latest version of Modality

Reviews

Please wait...
Please wait...
Image Detail
Sizes: Medium | Original
 
MAT.PRB.101.L.2

Original text