# NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 Exercise 16.1 Probability

NCERT Solutions for Class 11 maths Chapter 16 exercise 16.1 Probability is all about laying the foundation stone for probability, and thus, all the 16 questions in this exercise are to find the sample space of different experiments. To find the sample space of a given experiment, one needs to understand the experiment itself and then consider all the possible outcomes of the experiment, which would essentially make its sample space.

In probability, it is common to have experiments around tossing of coins and rolling of dice, so you would find a number of questions using these experiments, but there are other sums with more creative experiments and at times even combining both coin toss, and dice roll as part of one experiment. A couple of problems that involve one experiment and the outcome of it as input to another experiment to find the sample space of both experiments as a whole requires careful consideration of the outcomes of one experiment and pair it with the outcomes of the second experiment as per the conditions provided.

This NCERT solutions Class 11 maths Chapter 16 exercise 16.1 has a set of very creative questions which push us to think about what an experiment and its outcomes are as well as how the sample space would look like. Solving a number of such problems and that too with the variety provided in this exercise makes this core concept very clear, and leads to a very comfortable journey ahead with probability. The pdf of the Class 11 maths NCERT solutions Chapter 16 exercise 16.1 Probability can be found below :

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**Exercise 16.1 Class 11 Chapter 16 **

### More Exercises in Class 11 Maths Chapter 16

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- NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 Ex 16.3
- NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 Miscellaneous Exercise

## NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 Exercise 16.1 Tips

NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 exercise 16.1 Probability is all about the careful understanding of an experiment and how it would play out in the real world thereby patiently noting down the possible outcomes of the experiment. Students are advised to revise the definition of sample space and events, and once they feel confident about the definition, then they can attempt the questions. These questions are meant to strengthen the core concept of probability, and hence the problems starting with the simple experiments have by the end of exercise some very creative experiments. In these the sample space is not easy to spot, but then again to go step by step is the key.

NCERT Solutions Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 exercise 16.1 have got compound experiments wherein the experiment is internally made of two sub-experiments, and the outcome of one experiment feeds the other. For example, toss a coin, and depending on whether we get a head or tail pick a ball from a bag containing 3 yellow and 4 green balls. To have the sample space of such experiments requires pairing the possible outcome of the first experiment with the possible outcome of the second experiment.

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