Probability Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Probability.

  • 5 Encyclopedia Articles
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Encyclopedia Articles (5)

1,541 words, approx. 6 pages
Probability Probability measures the likelihood that something specific will occur. For example, a tossed coin has an equal chance, or probability, of landing with one side up ("heads") ... Read more
1,068 words, approx. 4 pages
Probability, Experimental The experimental probability of an event is defined as the ratio of the number of times the event occurs to the total number of trials performed. As a consequence of this def... Read more
1,712 words, approx. 6 pages
The Rise of Probabilistic and Statistical Thinking Overview The rise of probabilistic and statistical thinking is considered one of the most important accomplishments of nineteenth-century science. Pr... Read more
137 words, approx. 1 pages
Probability Probability is a quantity that describes the likelihood that an event will occur. If an event is almost certain to occur, the probability of the event is high. If the event is unlikely t... Read more
10,680 words, approx. 36 pages
Probability: History, Interpretation, and Application It is often said that something is "probably the case" or "probably not the case." The word probable comes from the ... Read more