Independent Events Lesson Check

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  • 1. 
    What is the probability(fraction) that you will roll two 3's in a row, on a fair 6-sided die?
    • A. 

      1/6

    • B. 

      1/36

    • C. 

      1/3

    • D. 

      1/1

  • 2. 
    If you flip a coin and roll a 6-sided die, what is the probability that you will flip a tails and roll a 2?
    • A. 

      1/18

    • B. 

      1/12

    • C. 

      1/24

    • D. 

      1/3

  • 3. 
    Captain Kevin has a ship, the H.M.S. Khan. The ship is two furlongs from the Dread Pirate and his merciless band of thieves. The Captain has a 3/5 chance of hitting the Dread Pirate's ship with a cannon. The Dread Pirate only has one good eye, so he will hit the Captain's ship with probability 1/5 of hitting the captains ship with a cannon. If both fire their cannons at the same time, what is the probability that the Captain hits the Dread Pirate's ship, but the Dread Pirate misses?
    • A. 

      3/25

    • B. 

      12/20

    • C. 

      3/15

    • D. 

      12/25

  • 4. 
    Michael Beasley is shooting free throws. Making or missing free throws doesn't change the probability that he will make his next one, and he makes his free throws 75%, percent of the time. What is the probability of Michael Beasley making all of his next 4 free throw attempts?
    • A. 

      .75^8

    • B. 

      .375^4

    • C. 

      .75^4

    • D. 

      1.50^2

  • 5. 
    If you flip a coin and roll a 6-sided die, what is the probability that you will flip a heads and roll at least a 3?
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      4/18

    • C. 

      4/12

    • D. 

      4/24

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