A basketball team plays 60% of its games at home. The home court advantage is obvious, because the team wins 70% of its home games, but when they play away, they win only 35% of their games. Create a tree diagram to illustrate the paths for home and away games and the outcome of winning or losing for each type of game.
Jun 5, 2015
The tree goes like this :
For example, you could now calculate the probability of winning a game, regardless of where the game takes place in; it would be :