**MCQs Questions for Class 11 Maths Chapter 16 Probability**

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In this post, you will find **15** **MCQs questions for class 11 maths chapter 16 probability**.

**MCQs Questions for Class 11
Maths Chapter 16 Probability**

**1.** If four whole numbers taken
at random are multiplied together, then the chance that the last digit in the
product is 1, 3, 5, 7 is

(a) 16/25

(b) 16/125

(c) 16/625

(d) none of these

**Answer: c**

**2. **The probability of getting
head on an unbiased coin is ______

(a) 1/4

(b) 1

(c) 0

(d) 1/2

**Answer: d**

**3. **Three identical dice are rolled. The probability that the
same number will appear on each of them is

(a) 1/6

(b) 1/36

(c) 1/18

(d) 3/28

**Answer: b**

**4. **The
probability of getting an even number on a die
is ______

(a) 1

(b) 1/2

(c) 1/3

(d) 0

**Answer: b**

**5. **Two unbiased dice are thrown. The probability that neither a
doublet nor a total of 10 will appear is

(a) 3/5

(b) 2/7

(c) 5/7

(d) 7/9

**Answer: d**

**6.** If two coins are tossed simultaneously, then what is
the probability of getting exactly one tail?

(a) 1/2

(b) 1/3

(c) 1/4

(d) 3/4

**Answer: a**

**7. **Two numbers are chosen from {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} one after
another without replacement. Find the probability that the smaller of the two
is less than 4.

(a) 4/5

(b) 1/15

(c) 1/5

(d) 14/15

**Answer: a**

**8. **What is the probability of impossible event?

(a) 0

(b) 1

(c) 1/2

(d) 1/4

**Answer: a**

**9. **The probability that when a hand of 7 cards is drawn from a
well-shuffled deck of 52 cards, it contains 3 Kings is

(a) 1/221

(b) 5/716

(c) 9/1547

(d) None of these

**Answer: c**

**10. **What is the probability of getting a number greater than 6 on
a die?

(a) 0

(b) 1/2

(c) 1/3

(d) 1

**Answer: a**

**11. **The probability that in a random arrangement of the letters
of the word INSTITUTION the three T are together is

(a) 0.554

(b) 0.0554

(c) 0.545

(d) 0.0545

**Answer: d**

**12. **Event “A or B” is represented by _________

(a) A∪B

(b) A∩B

(c) A∩B’

(d) A’∩B

**Answer: a**

**13. **A bag contains 5 brown and 4 white socks. A man pulls out two
socks. The probability that both the socks are of the same colour is

(a) 9/20

(b) 2/9

(c) 3/20

(d) 4/9

**Answer: d**

**14. **Two dice are thrown simultaneously. Let A be the event of
getting sum less than 4 and B be the event of getting sum not more than 4. Find
set “A or B”.

(a) {(1,1), (1,2), (2,1)}

(b) {}

(c) {(1,1), (1,2), (1,3), (2,1), (2,2), (3,1)}

(d) {(1,3), (2,2), (3,1)}

**Answer: c**

**15. **A couple has two children. The probability that both the
children are females if it is known that the elder child is a female is

(a) 0

(b) 1

(c) 1/2

(d) 1/3

**Answer: c**