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anonymous
 one year ago
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Suppose that a family has an equally likely chance of having a cat or a dog. If they have two pets, they could have 1 dog and 1 cat, they could have 2 dogs, or they could have 2 cats.
1. What is the theoretical probability that the family has two dogs or two cats?
2. Describe how to use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has.
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anonymous
 one year ago
WILL MEDAL AND FAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Suppose that a family has an equally likely chance of having a cat or a dog. If they have two pets, they could have 1 dog and 1 cat, they could have 2 dogs, or they could have 2 cats. 1. What is the theoretical probability that the family has two dogs or two cats? 2. Describe how to use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has. @dan815 @uybuyvf @Hero @ganeshie8 @LynFran @Mehek14 @nandabo_ @pooja195 @teagirl7630 @imqwerty @zepdrix

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is what i put for #2: 2. Describe how to use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has. I can use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has by letting heads represent how many dogs there are and letting tails represent how many cats there are.

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3okay so Pet 1 is either a Dog or a Cat and Pet 2 is either a Dog or a cat you need to see what prob is it where they are both dogs or both cats

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3now with 2 coins instead of , dog and cat, u have heads and tails

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the theoretical probability of there being 2 cats/2 dogs is 50%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which is #1 s answer, yes?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0"now with 2 coins instead of , dog and cat, u have heads and tails" so what i put for #2?

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3you repeat the same thing with heads and tails as dogs and cats

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i put this for #2 2. Describe how to use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has. I can use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has by letting heads represent how many dogs there are and letting tails represent how many cats there are.

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3okay, go on, u have to talk about what u do with those heads and tails

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here, ill just post the whole thing

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3oh muscrat what u can do is, basically flip coins a bunch of times and see the probability u are getting 2 heads and 2 tails

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3and over time it will be half the time for every 2 flips

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3and u can talk about why this is happening by drawing a tree diagram, or using some other method to show why the theoretical prob is 50%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what does that mean? how can i put that into an answer for something?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im so confuzzled....

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what lesson is this?

dan815
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3well you see in part 3) they are flipping coins 50 times and recording the data, they are trying to show you that the experimental probability will start to follow the theoretical prob

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the chart is what i did....

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0cause i did the same lesson

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no i got a 15/20 haha but i know what i got right

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol. PLZ HELP!!!!!!!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what ? did u get wrong/

anonymous
 one year ago
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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i need to give an answer

imqwerty
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey can u guys switch on nd off ur qualified helper mode?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha ok but i dont have number 5

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im sure ill b able to figure it out...probably

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its from my experiment so dont forget to fill it in with your info

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is number 5 33% or did u put that and it was wrong? numbers 46: 4. Based on your data, what is the experimental probability that the family has two dogs or two cats? 5. If the family has three pets, what is the theoretical probability that they have three dogs or three cats? 6. How could you change the simulation to generate data for three pets?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i didnt put that for 5 so i dont know sorry

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what did u pu tfor other questions?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it wont let me copy and paste

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0give me a minute im sorry

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01. What is the theoretical probability that the family has two dogs or two cats? 1/2 2. Describe how to use two coins to simulate which two pets the family has. For the stimulation heads will be cat and tails will be dog, so if you get something like two heads that will mean two cats . 4. Based on your data, what is the experimental probability that the family has two dogs or two cats? 27/50 or 54%. 6. How could you change the simulation to generate data for three pets? I would change the amount of coins to three.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yea, can u get ur table on here? i have trouble with experimental and theoretical probability

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Result Frequency Heads, Heads 14 Heads, Tails 13 Tails, Heads 12 Tails, Tails 13 Total 50

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha well everyone's is different because its experimental but yeah thats what i got

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i got it now, do u think u can check over my answers b4 i submit it?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you have an extra chart haha but everything else seems fine

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know i just thought it would be good to show that. did u finish ur course?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um no i have to do the dbas and exams but i finished all the assignments

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im so far behind!!! it must be nice lol. im doing 2courses.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0got 118 to do in 3 days

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im doing all my classes, and why three days
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