Thursday, June 14, 2012

Exam notes

Translation- slide along a  straight line

Rotation- turn about fixed point

Reflection- mirror image

 Independent even- the outcome of one event has no effects on the outcome of another event
eg. flipping coin
-rolling a die

Sample space- all possible outcomes of an experiment
eg. heads or tails (coins)
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 (die )

Random- an event in which every outcome has an equal chance of happening
eg. flipping a coin
- rolling a standard die
- drawing a card from a deck of cards

Theoretical Probability- the expected probability of an even occurring

Experimental Probability- the probability of an event occurring based on experimental results


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