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anonymous

  • one year ago

What is the probability of flipping a coin once and getting heads if you have gotten 5 tails in a row before that?

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  1. kropot72
    • one year ago
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    If the coin is fair, the probability of getting heads on each toss is 1/2.

  2. MrNood
    • one year ago
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    the key point about this question is that each toss is INDEPENDENT of any past sequence. Therefore the probability is 0.5 for every toss.

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