When a thumbtack is tossed, there are two possible outcomes. If the empirical probability of "point up" is fixed to be 0.73, what should be the probability of "point down"?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

P(point up) = 0.73

P(point down) 1 - 0.73 = 0.27

(Since, the sum of probabilities is 1)

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM