5.3 Probability

For the following, indicate how you could estimate the probability (classical, relative frequency, subjective) in these situations. (Note: You are not asked to compute the probability.)

  1. The probability that a given USC student lives in Nambour.
  2. The probability that a given Nambour resident is a USC student.
  3. The probability that Labor wins the next federal election.
  4. The probability that you will throw a dart and hit the bullseye.
  5. The probability that a roulette wheel spins a 33.
  6. Explain the difference between the meaning of the first two statements.