Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray: World's Living Silver Lining Miss Catriona Gray has a bag full of candies and she wanted to give it to the children of Tondo, Manila. There are 4 pcs. of Flat Tops, 8 pcs. of Hany, 6 pcs. of Lollipop, 4 pcs. of Milkita and 2 pcs. of Chooey Choco. Guide Questions: 1. List all the possible outcomes/sample space. 2. How many candies are there in all? 3. Which candy has the greatest chance to be selected by the child? 4. How about the least chance to be selected? Probability of an Event In a sample space of equally likely outcomes, the probability of an event, denoted as P (E), is computed on the basis of favourable outcomes and the number of possible outcomes. Event is any subset of sample space. There is bag full of candies. There are 4 pcs. Of flat top, 8 pcs. of hany, 6 pcs. of lollipop, 4 pcs. of milkita and 2 pcs. of choey choco. What is the probability that a child will select: There are 4 pcs. of Flat Tops in the bag. There are 8 pcs. of Hany in the bag. There are 6 pcs. of lollipop in the bag. There are 4 pcs. of milkita in the bag. There are 2 pcs. of Choey Choco in the bag. A fair die will be rolled. What is the probability of getting: a. a number “4” ? b. an odd number? c. a number less than 3? MATH What statements can you make about yourself that is possible and impossible? Direction: Read the problem comprehensively. Encircle the letter of the correct answer. A circle is divided into 10 equal parts to form a spinner. It is numbered and colored as shown below. Find the probability that when the spinner is spun, the pointer will stop at: 1. A yellow sector a. 2/5 b. 3/5 c. 1/5 2. A number divisible by 2 a. 1/2 b. 1/5 c. 1/10 3. Red sector with odd number a. 2/5 b. 1/5 c. 1/10 4. White sector with even number a. 1 b. 0 5. A number greater than 4 a. 3/5 b. 1/5 c. 1/10 c. 2/5 ANSWER: 1. c 2. a 3. c 4. c 5. a Research on Fundamental Counting Techniques (FCT).