   Chapter 14.CR, Problem 1E ### 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

# 1-24 ■ Counting These exercises involve counting.Coin Toss A coin is tossed, a die is rolled, and a card is drawn from a deck. How many possible outcomes does this experiment have?

To determine

To find:

The total possible outcome of the experiment.

Explanation

Given:

Given that, a coin is tossed, a die is rolled, and a card is drawn from a deck.

Approach:

The counting principle is,

If E1,E2,....,Ek are events occur in order and if event Ei can occur in ni ways (i=1,2,...,k) then the sequence of events can occur in order in n1×n2××nk ways.

Calculation:

There are three choices,

At first stage chose a coin is tossed which have two possible outcomes,

Outcomes={H,T}=2

At the second stage, choose Die is rolled and have six possible outcomes

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