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 10 months ago
A coin is tossed 50 times and lands with heads facing up 48% of the time.
Which is most likely to happen in 1000 tosses of the coin?
A.
The percent of heads facing up will be exactly 48%.
B.
The percent of heads facing up will be exactly 50%.
C.
The percent of heads facing up will approach 48%.
D.
The percent of heads facing up will approach 50%.
 10 months ago
A coin is tossed 50 times and lands with heads facing up 48% of the time. Which is most likely to happen in 1000 tosses of the coin? A. The percent of heads facing up will be exactly 48%. B. The percent of heads facing up will be exactly 50%. C. The percent of heads facing up will approach 48%. D. The percent of heads facing up will approach 50%.

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ajanijones
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hi will you be willing to help if you can.

AkashdeepDeb
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A coin can land as a tail or as a head. So there is a 50 50 chance of both, this means that, the probability of getting a head = 50% = 1/2 and also the probability of getting a tail 50% = 1/2 The universe is designed like that, with uncertainty.. In 50 tosses of the coin, the prob. of a head is 48% [which should not be the case] So in more tosses of the coin it'll tend to become 50% because that is the chance of getting ahead over a head. So in 1000 tosses of the coin the probability should approach 50%. Understood? :)

ajanijones
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so my answer is D because it will approach 50% right.

AkashdeepDeb
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Did you understand WHY?

ajanijones
 10 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes and thank you so much.
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