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# What is the probability of flipping a coin and getting 1 head and 1 tail in any order?

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### 11/21/2010

**50% chance**: Here are the four possibilities: H.H, H.T,
T.H, T.T; where the first letter is the first flip, and the second
letter is the next flip (H means heads and T means tails).

So out of the 4 possible outcomes, 2 of them result in one heads and one tails. 2/4 = 50%.

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