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 Simple coins (Posted on 2002-04-09)
I toss two coins and look at the outcome. I then tell you that at least one of the coins is showing up as "tails". What is the chance that the other one is showing "tails" as well?

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There are 3 possibilities with at least one tail (HT, TH, TT). Only one has both tails. Therefore, the probability is 1/3.

 Posted by Math Man on 2013-01-05 13:54:19
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