# Need help with a Mathematics question about "Probability"

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2.True or false. Suppose it is determined that the probability of obtaining heads in a coin- tossing experiment using a biased coin is 0.51, then the probability of obtaining tails in a toss of the coin is 0.49.

* Please clarify if not statement is false.

shyamnair3
School: University of Maryland

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It is true.

When tossing a coin there are only 2 possibilities. Either it will be head or tail.

Also the sum probability of all the outcomes is 1.

P(tail) = 1 - P(head) = 1 - 0.51 = 0.49

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Thanks, good work

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