# A coin with a 0.40 probability for a tail is flipped five times. A) Find the probability of obtaining exactly four tailsB) Find the probability of obtaining exactly one headsC) True or​ False? The probabilities in parts A and B must be equal to each other.

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A coin with a 0.40 probability for a tail is flipped five times.

A) Find the probability of obtaining exactly four tails

B) Find the probability of obtaining exactly one heads

C) True or​ False? The probabilities in parts A and B must be equal to each other.

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Step 1

(A)

The probability of obtaining exactly four tails is,

Step 2

Thus, the probability of obtaining exactly four tails is 0.0768.

(B)

The probability for a head i...

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