Advertisement Remove all ads

Three Coins Are Tossed. Describe Two Events Which Are Mutually Exclusive. - Mathematics

Three coins are tossed. Describe Two events which are mutually exclusive.

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

When three coins are tossed, the sample space is given by

S = {HHH, HHT, HTH, HTT, THH, THT, TTH, TTT}

Two events that are mutually exclusive can be

A: getting no heads and B: getting no tails

This is because sets A = {TTT} and B = {HHH} are disjoint.

  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Advertisement Remove all ads

APPEARS IN

NCERT Class 11 Mathematics Textbook
Chapter 16 Probability
Q 5.1 | Page 393
Advertisement Remove all ads

Video TutorialsVIEW ALL [1]

Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×