# Statistics and Probability (KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) Stream SB-SX (Class 12 & 1st Year B.Sc.) Math): Questions 1 - 4 of 9

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## Question number: 1

» Statistics and Probability » Probability of an Event

Appeared in Year: 2012

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Let denote the sum of the first n positive integers. The numbers S1, S2, S3, …, S99 are written on 99 cards. The probability of drawing a card with an even number written on it is –

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## Question number: 2

» Statistics and Probability » Probability of an Event

Appeared in Year: 2012

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A purse contains 4 copper coins and 3 silver coins. A second purse contains 6 copper coins and 4 silver coins. A purse is chosen randomly and a coin is taken out of it. What is the probability that is a copper coin –

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## Question number: 3

» Statistics and Probability » Standard Deviation

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Let . A list of number has mean and standard deviation . A new list of numbers is made as follows: and for . The mean and the standard deviation of the list are and . Then which of the following is necessarily true?

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## Question number: 4

» Statistics and Probability » Probability of an Event

Appeared in Year: 2013

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In a tournament with five teams, each team plays against every other team exactly once. Each game is won by one of the playing teams and the winning team scores one point, while the losing team scores zero. Which of the following is NOT necessarily true? (Model Paper)

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There are at least two teams which have at most two points each.

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There are at least two teams which have at least two points each

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There are at most three terms which have at least three points each

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There are at most four terms which have at most two points each.

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