When we perform an **experiment**, the **sample space** refers to all the possible outcomes.

Let’s consider tossing a coin and rolling a dice and draw a table to show all the possible outcomes that can occur. As each of these outcomes are **mutually exclusive**, each outcome has an equal probability of occurring. So what is the probability of getting a Head and a 6? What is the probability of getting a tail and an even number?

**Exercise**

Let’s try exercise 18E on pages 292 and 293 of the textbook:

The answers are below: