# Educational software series Young Einstein Mathematics. Maths Practice Homework Sheet.

Proudly sponsored by TK Tables manufacturers of solid timber picnic tables.

Practice Maths Homework Generated 27/08/2014 9:43:59 AM

From Maths Practice Maths Homework Module Coins/Probability/Chance

Using 3 Coins

Instructions: With three coins, work out the probability and express it as a fraction.

Hint:

Where possible, the final fraction should be converted to the smallest simple fraction.

To help you work out the chance, create a table with all the possible combinations. There should be 8 different combinations.

` `
 Q 1   What is the chance of more Tails than Heads?     Q 2   What is the chance of No Heads?     Q 3   What is the chance of 2 Heads and 1 Tail?     Q 4   What is the chance of no Heads and no Tails?     Q 5   What is the chance of No Tails?     Q 6   What is the chance of more Heads than Tails?     Q 7   What is the chance of All Heads?     Q 8   What is the chance of some Heads or Tails?