Probability question 6

Question

If we toss a coin 10 times, are we more likely to get heads ten times or heads 7 times and tails 3 times?

Answer

Heads 7 times and tails 3 times.There is only one way of getting heads 10 times (HHHHHHHHHH), but there are many ways of getting heads 7 times and tails 3 times (for example: HHHHHHHTTT, TTTHHHHHHH, HHHTHTTHHH, HTHTHHTHHH).

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