A coin and a die are tossed. State sample space of following event. B: Getting a prime number. - Mathematics and Statistics

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Sum

A coin and a die are tossed. State sample space of following event.
B: Getting a prime number.

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Solution

When a coin and a die are tossed the sample space S is given by
S = {H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6, T1, T2, T3, T4, T5, T6}
∴ n(S) = 12
Let B: Getting a prime number
B = {H2, H3, H5, T2, T3, T5}
∴ n(B) = 6.

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Chapter 7: Probability - Exercise 7.1 [Page 99]

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