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06-02-Sample Quiz-Basic Probability



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

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What is the approximate Probability of drawing a Red Face Card from a standard deck of shuffled cards?mc001-2.jpg

a.
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c.
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b.
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d.
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 2. 

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What is the probability of spinning the spinner and the arrow landing on the number ‘2’?
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a.
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c.
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b.
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d.
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 3. 

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Alex went bowling.  He managed to get 3 strikes after 15 attempts.  If you were to suggest the probability that he gets a strike on his next attempt, what type of probability would you be using?mc003-2.jpg

a.
Subjective Probability
c.
Theoretical Probability        
b.
Empirical Probability
d.
Authentic Probability
 

 4. 

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A mechanic tells a customer that replacing the tensioner on the timing belt has about an 80% chance of fixing the problem with the car.  What type of probability is the mechanic using?
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a.
Subjective Probability
c.
Theoretical Probability        
b.
Empirical Probability
d.
Authentic Probability
 

 5. 

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Continuous Probability
  A repair person is scheduled to be at your apartment between 9:00am to 12:00pm but you have to leave at 11:30 to help out a friend. If the repair person is equally likely to be at your apartment any time during the appointment time, what is the probability that you will be there?
a.
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c.
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b.
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d.
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 6. 

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What is the complement of event of spinning the spinner to land on an even number?mc006-2.jpg

a.
The spinner landing to 2,4,6, or 8.
c.
The spinner landing on 1, 2, 3, or 4.
b.
The spinner landing on 1, 3, 5, or 7.
d.
The spinner landing on 5, 6, 7, or 8.
 



 
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