Q. 2 A3.7( 3 Votes )

# Which of the following amongst the given options cannot be the probability of an event:

(i) 1.01 (ii) 67%

(iii) -0.5 (iv)

(v) 0.3

Answer :

we know that 0<P(Event)<1.

we know that the probability of any event varies between 0 to 1 and cannot be negative.

(i) greater than 1 so it cannot be possible.

(ii) Since 67% = = 0.67 possible

(iii) it cannot be negative.

(iv) It is within the range, so possible

(v) It is within the range, so possible

So (i) and (iii)

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