What is Probability in Math? - Definition & Overview


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A probability of 1 means what?

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1. What is the probability of rolling either a 3 or a 6 when rolling a die?

2. What is the probability of picking a blue balloon if there are 3 blue balloons, 1 red balloon, and 1 yellow balloon?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Via several practice problems, these tools will assess your ability to calculate probability by applying the probability formula, as well as your comprehension of what a probability of 1 indicates.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More precisely, you will be asked to:

  • Calculate the probabilities of different events
  • Calculate the probability of events that will never happen
  • Choose the higher between two probabilities
  • Figure the probability of 1

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on probability
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about fractions in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding statistics

Additional Learning

Would you like to know more about probability? If so, study our lesson titled, What is Probability in Math? - Definition & Overview. If you do so, you will learn more about:

  • Calculating probability
  • Components of probability calculation
  • Understanding how probability works