Probability: Basic concepts/Self-check assessment
Use the following quiz questions to check your understanding of the basics of probability. Note that as soon as you have indicated your response, the question is scored and feedback is provided. As feedback is provided for each option, you may find it useful to try all of the responses (both correct and incorrect) to read the feedback, as a way to better understand the concept.
- Distribution of AP test scores
|Age of college student||Probability|
|14 - 17 years old||.010|
|18 and 19 years old||.196|
|20 and 21 years old||.193|
|22 to 24 years old||.175|
|25 to 29 years old||.152|
|30 to 34 years old||.087|
|35 years old and older||.187|
|Blood Type||US probability|
- Question adapted from Ebook Problems Prob Basics, Problem 16 in Probability and Statistics EBook, from UCLA Statistics Online Computational Resource (SOCR), Retrieved 27 October 2012.
- The College Board. AP Statistics, Student Score Distributions, Global AP Exams, May 2011. Retrieved 28 October 2012.
- National Center for Education Statistics. Total fall enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by attendance status, sex, and age: Selected years, 1970 through 2020. Retrieved 28 October 2012.
- Stanford School of Medicine, Blood Types in the U.S.. Retrieved 28 October 2012.