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A coin is flipped to decide which team starts the game. What is the probability that your team will start?

3.  A coin is flipped to decide which team starts the game. What is the probability that your team will start?

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We know, a coin has two faces : Head and Tail

One can choose either Head or Tail.

Therefore, number of favourable outcome = 1

We know, Probability of any outcome

=\frac{number\ of\ favourable\ outcomes}{number\ of\ possible\ outcomes}

\therefore P(our\ team\ will\ start\ first) = \frac{1}{2}

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