## anonymous 4 years ago What formula is used to find the experimental probability of an event?

1. anonymous

$\frac{\text{number of successes}}{\text{number of trials}}$

2. anonymous

?

3. anonymous

i toss a die 10 times and get 3 "sixes" then the experimental probability of getting a "six" is 3/10

4. anonymous

same as relative frequency.

5. anonymous

. What formula is used to find the theoretical probability of an event? P(event) = n(event)/n(total)=n(E)/n(S) am i right?

6. anonymous

this is right if you are assuming that all events are equally likely, yes