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## Karnataka 2nd PUC Maths Question Bank Chapter 13 Probability Miscellaneous Exercise

Question 1.

A family has two children. Find the probability that both are boys, if it is known that

(i) At least one of them is boy

(ii) Elder child is a boy (CBSE – 2010)

Answer:

(i) Let A : At least one of them is a boy

{BB,BG,GB,GG}

Question 2.

A bag contains 4 balls

Two balls are drawn at random and are found to be White. What is the probability that all Balls are white.

Answer:

E_{1}: 2 balls are white, 2- are non white

E_{2}: 3 balls are white, 1 is non white

E_{3}: 4 balls are white

A : Two balls are white

Question 3.

Given three identical boxes I, II and III each containing two coins. In box I, both coins are gold, In box II both are silver and in box III there is one gold and one silver coin. A person choose a box and takes out a coin. If the coin is gold, what is the probability that the other coin is also gold (CBSE – 2011)

Answer:

E_{1}: Both gold coin

E_{2}: Both silver coin

E_{3}: One gold and one silver

Question 4.

Two cards are drawn without replacement from a well shuffled pack of cards. Find the mean and variance of the number of Red cards. (CBSE – 2012)

Answer:

Let X denote the no. of Red cards

Questions from Competitive Exams

Question 1.

A die is thrown. Let A be the event that the number obtained: is greater than 3. B be the event that the number obtained is less than 5. Find P(A∪B)

Answer:

Question 2.

It is given that, the events A and B are such that

\(\mathbf{P}(\mathbf{A})=\frac{1}{4}, \mathbf{P}(\mathbf{A} | \mathbf{B})=\frac{1}{2}, \mathbf{P}(\mathbf{B} | \mathbf{A})=\frac{2}{3}, \text { Find } P(B)\) [AIEEE – 2008]

Answer:

Question 3.

\(\mathbf{P}(\mathbf{A})=\frac{1}{4}, \mathbf{P}(\mathbf{B})=\frac{1}{2}, \mathbf{P}(\mathbf{A} \cap \mathbf{B})=\frac{1}{8}\),find P(not A, not B) (UPSEE -2008)

Answer:

Question 4.

[Latex]\mathbf{P}(\mathbf{A})=\frac{1}{2}, \mathbf{P}(\mathbf{B})=\frac{7}{12}, \mathbf{P}(\text { not } \mathbf{A} \text { or not } \mathbf{B})=\frac{1}{4}[/latex]

State whether A and B are independent. [AIEEE]

Answer: