It has something to do about proportion and fractions. But say I want to express in that notation the fact that some event happens with a probability 2/3. Does that write 2:3 or 2:1 or something else?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Dismiss Notice

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# How do I use a:b ?

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**