# How do we use probability in everyday life?

The likelihood of the occurrence of any event can be called Probability….Some of the applications of probability are predicting the outcome when you:

## How do we use probability in everyday life?

The likelihood of the occurrence of any event can be called Probability….Some of the applications of probability are predicting the outcome when you:

1. Flipping a coin.
2. Choosing a card from the deck.
3. Throwing a dice.
4. Pulling a green candy from a bag of red candies.
5. Winning a lottery 1 in many millions.

## What is statistics in your own understanding?

A statistic is a piece of data from a portion of a population. It’s the opposite of a parameter. A parameter is data from a census. A census surveys everyone.

## What do you learn in probability?

Probability is simply how likely something is to happen. Whenever we’re unsure about the outcome of an event, we can talk about the probabilities of certain outcomes—how likely they are. The analysis of events governed by probability is called statistics.