Pronunciation: /ˈaʊtˌkʌm/ ?
An outcome is the result of an
When a coin is flipped, the result is either heads or tails. The
experiment is the coin flip. The outcome is whether the
result is heads or tails.
- Grinstead, Charles M. and Snell, J. Laurie. Introduction to Probability, pg 18. (Accessed: 2010-01-12). http://www.dartmouth.edu/~chance/teaching_aids/books_articles/probability_book/amsbook.mac.pdf.
- McAdams, David. Probability. lifeisastoryproblem.com. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 2009-03-12. http://www.lifeisastoryproblem.com/probability/index.html.
Cite this article as:
Outcome. 2008-06-07. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/o/outcome.html.
2008-06-07: Corrected spelling (McAdams, David.
2007-07-12: Initial version (McAdams, David.