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## What is the probability of landing on each number on the spinner?

In Experiment 1 the probability of each outcome is always the same. The probability of landing on each color of the spinner is always one fourth. In Experiment 2, the probability of rolling each number on the die is always one sixth. In both of these experiments, the outcomes are equally likely to occur.

**What is the probability of the spinner landing on E?**

It is more likely to land on a vowel. It has a 5 out of 8 chance of landing on A or E. There is only a 3 out of 8 chance that it will land on B, C, or F.

**What is the probability of the spinner landing on a 6?**

1/6

1 Expert Answer Since there are six possible results of rolling a die, the probability of rolling a 6 is 1/6.

### What is the probability of the spinner landing on number 8 or 1?

18

If you spin the spinner once, there are 8 possibilities each time (1-8). The possibility of landing on the number 8 is 1 of these 8 possibilities. Its probability is therefore 18 . Each spin is independent.

**What is the probability of spinning 0?**

Zero probability Can probability be equal to 0? Yes, if something is not possible at all, there is no chance it will happen. Its chance or probability of happening is 0. There is zero probability of the spinner on the right landing on black.

**How do you find the probability of an odd number?**

The probability when rolling a regular six-sided dice that the score is an odd number is three-sixths or three out of six. Both three and six are divisible by three. Therefore, this fraction could be simplified to one-half. Three divided by three is equal to one.

## What is the probability of landing on 3 or 5?

Probability of rolling a certain number or more.

Roll a…or more | Probability |
---|---|

3 | 4/6 (66.667%) |

4 | 3/6 (50%) |

5 | 2/6 (33.333%) |

6 | 1/6 (16.667%) |

**What is the probability of spin a spinner numbered 1/8 and you land on 8 twice in a row?**

164

Because the two events are independent, we find the probability of them both occurring by multiplying them together. The probability of landing on 8 twice is 164 .

**What is the probability of a spinner landing on a number?**

There are 3 ones on the spinner. The probability of spinning a ‘1’ is 3 / 8 . The spinner will land on a ‘1’ three times out of every eight. The probability of the spinner landing on a number is equal to the fraction of the spinner that this number occupies.

### How often does a spinner land on a number?

There are 8 numbers in total on the spinner. There are 3 ones on the spinner. The probability of spinning a ‘1’ is 3 / 8 . The spinner will land on a ‘1’ three times out of every eight. The probability of the spinner landing on a number is equal to the fraction of the spinner that this number occupies.

**Which is the most likely outcome of a spinner?**

Anthing that occurs more than half of the time we describe as likely . The outcomes of the spinner are all fractions out of 8. We can label their positions on the probability scale by dividing the scale into eight equal parts. We can see that spinning a 1 is the most likely outcome because it has the biggest probability of occurring.

**Which is more likely to spin a 2 or a 3?**

Spinning a 2 and spinning a 3 are equally likely on this spinner because there is the same probability of each outcome occurring. The probability of spinning a 5 is 1 / 8 . We have filled our sample space with the probabilities of spinning each outcome. We can check that our fractions all add up to 8 / 8 or one whole.