1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Probability that event A happens before event B?

  1. Aug 11, 2010 #1
    I have two popsicles in my hands. The average time it takes for popsicles stored at the same temperature as is the climate in the area I am in is 6 seconds. What is the probability that the one in my left hand will melt completely before the one in my right hand?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 14, 2010 #2

    jbunniii

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper
    Gold Member

    If you switch hands, would the answer change?
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Probability that event A happens before event B?
Loading...