**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.

**Solved Example on Outcome**

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.

**Related Terms for Outcome**

- Probability Experiment
- Possibility