## Definition Of Outcome

A possible result of a probability experiment is called an outcome

### Examples of Outcome

Head is a possible outcome when a coin is tossed.

6 is a possible outcome when a number cube is rolled.

### Video Examples: Probability of More Complex Outcome

### Solved Example on Outcome

**Ques:** A dime and a penny were tossed at the same time by Richard. Which tree diagram shows all the possible outcomes?

##### Choices:

A. Tree diagram 4

B. Tree diagram 1

C. Tree diagram 3

D. Tree diagram 2

Correct Answer: C

**Solution:**

Step 1: The possible outcomes are HH, HT, TH, TT.

Step 2: So, there are 4 possible outcomes and only the Tree diagram 3 shows them correctly.