December 12, 2009

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Chapter 16, Probability comes from the FHSST (Free High School Science Texts) Mathematics textbook. FHSST is a project that aims to provide free science and mathematics textbooks for Grades 10 to 12 science learners. The project was initiated by young South African scientists, and now brings together scientists from around the world who are willing to contribute to the writing of the books.

Below is a complete Table of Contents for this chapter.

**This resource is part of the FHSST Mathematics collection.**

**CONTENTS**

**II GRADE 10**

**Chapter 16: Probability - Grade 10**

16.1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235

16.2 Random Experiments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235

16.2.1 Sample Space of a Random Experiment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235

16.3 Probability Models . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238

16.3.1 Classical Theory of Probability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 239

16.4 Relative Frequency vs. Probability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240

16.5 Project Idea . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 242

16.6 Probability Identities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 242

16.7 Mutually Exclusive Events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 243

16.8 Complementary Events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 244

16.9 End of Chapter Exercises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 246

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