1.   Determining the probability of a coin landing heads up by actually tossing a coin several times is an example of _____.
    A. experimental probability B. outcome probability
    C. sample probability D. theoretical probability
    Hint

  2.   A spinner numbered 1 through 10 is spun 100 times. The results of the experiment are shown in the table below. What is the experimental probability of spinning an 8?
   
    A. B.
    C. D.
    Hint

  3.   Determining the probability of rolling a '4' or '5' on a number cube by examining the number of possible outcomes and the number of ways to roll a '4' or a '5' is an example of ___________.
    A. outcome probability
    B. experimental probability
    C. theoretical probability
    D. sample probability
    Hint

  4.   A nickel is tossed 550 times and heads came up 300 times. What is the experimental probability of tossing tails?
    A. B.
    C. D.
    Hint

  5.   The spinner below was spun 250 times and 5 came up 20 times. What is the experimental probability of spinning a 5?
   
    A. B.
    C. D.
    Hint



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