# How many possible outcomes would be there, if three coins were tossed once?

The possibe outcomes when a single coin is tossed is 2 (heads or tails)

## Answer: There would be 8 possible outcomes if three coins were tossed once

The formula for the possibe outcomes when 'n' number of coins are tossed = (2)^{n}

**Explanation:**

The possible outcomes if three coins were tossed once = (2)^{3} = 8

The outcomes can be listed as: HHH, THH, HTH, HHT, TTH, THT, HTT, TTT