   Chapter 14.2, Problem 9E ### Algebra and Trigonometry (MindTap ...

4th Edition
James Stewart + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305071742

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Section ### Algebra and Trigonometry (MindTap ...

4th Edition
James Stewart + 2 others
ISBN: 9781305071742
Textbook Problem

# 9 - 1 0 A die is rolled. Find the probability of the given event.(a) The number showing is a six.(b) The number showing is an even number.(c) The number showing is greater than five.

To determine

(a)

To find:

The probability that the number showing a six.

Explanation

Given:

A die is rolled.

Approach:

The probability of an event E is given as,

P(E)=n(E)n(S)

Calculation:

A die has 6 faces.

So, the sample space (S) is,

S={1,2,3,4,5,6}

To determine

(b)

To find:

The probability that the number showing an even number.

To determine

(c)

To find:

The probability that the number showing is greater than five.

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