# MCQs for Mathematics Class 10 with Answers Chapter 15 Probability

Students of class 10 Mathematics should refer to MCQ Questions Class 10 Mathematics Probability with answers provided here which is an important chapter in Class 10 Mathematics NCERT textbook. These MCQ for Class 10 Mathematics with Answers have been prepared based on the latest CBSE and NCERT syllabus and examination guidelines for Class 10 Mathematics. The following MCQs can help you to practice and get better marks in the upcoming class 10 Mathematics examination

**Chapter 15 Probability MCQ with Answers Class 10 Mathematics**

MCQ Questions Class 10 Mathematics Probability provided below have been prepared by expert teachers of grade 10. These objective questions with solutions are expected to come in the upcoming Standard 10 examinations. Learn the below provided MCQ questions to get better marks in examinations.

**Question. The probability that a number selected at random from the number 1, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4, 4 will be their average is **

(a) 2/ 5

(b) 3/5

(c) 3 /10

(d) none of these

**Answer**

C

**Question. A bag contains 5 white balls, 3 black balls and 4 white balls. A ball is drawn out of the bag at random. The probability that the ball is red or white is : **

(a) 1/ 2

(b) 3/4

(c) 1/4

(d) none of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. Three coins a tossed once. The probability of getting at least 2 heads is : **

(a) 1/ 2

(b) 3/ 4

(c) 3/ 8

(d) none of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. Pranshi and Ria are friends. The probability that both will have same birthday (ignoring a leap year) is: **

(a) 1/ 365

(b) 2/ 365

(c) 1 (365)^{2}

(d) none of these

**Answer**

A

**Question. Which of the following cannot be the probability of an event? **

(a) 3 5

(b) –0.4

(c) 35%

(d) 0.67

**Answer**

B

**Question. Two dice are thrown once. The probability of getting a total of 7 or 9 is : **

(a) 1/ 9

(b) 2 / 9

(c) 5 /18

(d) 7/ 18

**Answer**

C

**Question. A card is drawn at random from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards. The probability of getting a face card of black colour is : **

(a) 1/ 26

(b) 1/ 13

(c) 3/ 26

(d) 5/ 26

**Answer**

C

**Question. In a single throw of a die, the probability of getting a multiple of 3 is : **

(a) 1/ 2

(b) 1/ 3

(c) 1/ 6

(d) 2/ 3

**Answer**

B

**Question. There are 30 cards, of same size, in a bag on which numbers 1 to 30 are written. Once card is taken out of the bag at random. The probability that the number on the selected card is not divisible by 3, is : **

(a) 1/ 3

(b) 3/ 4

(c) 2/3

(d) 5/6

**Answer**

C

**Question. If P(A) = 0.04, then P (Not A) is : **

(a) –0.06

(b) 0.04

(c) 0.9

(d) 0.96

**Answer**

D

**Question. A coin is tossed successively three times. What is the probability of getting exactly one head or two heads? **

(a) 3/4

(b) 1/4

(c) 1/3

(d) 2/3

**Answer**

A

**Question. When two dice are thrown, what is the probability of always getting a number greater than 4 on the second dice? **

(a) 1/6

(b) 1/3

(c) 1/36

(d) 1/2

**Answer**

B

**Question. Two dice are thrown at a time. What is the probability that the difference of the numbers shown on the dice is 1? **

(a) 5/18

(b) 1/36

(c) 1/6

(d) 1/12

**Answer**

A

**Question. Three of the six vertices of a regular hexagon are chosen at random. What is the probability that the triangle with these vertices is equilateral? **

(a) 1/5

(b) 2/5

(c) 1/10

(d) 3/10

**Answer**

C

**Question. A coin is tossed successively three times. What is the probability of getting exactly one head or two heads? **

(a) 3/4

(b) 1/4

(c) 1/3

(d) 2/3

**Answer**

A

**Question. Find the probability that in a family of 3 children, there is at least one boy. **

(a) 3/4

(b) 1/8

(c) 4/8

(d) 5/8

**Answer**

A

**Question. If P(A) = 1/3 , P(B) = 1/2 and A and B are mutually exclusive, find P(A’∩B’) . **

(a) 5/6

(b) 1/6

(c) 1/5

(d) 2/5

**Answer**

B

**Question. What is the chance that a non-leap year contains 53 Saturdays? **

(a) 2/7

(b) 1/7

(c) 2/365

(d) 1/365

**Answer**

B

**Question. From a well shuffled pack of cards, one card is drawn at random. What is the probability that the card drawn is a king? **

(a) 12/13

(b) 1/13

(c) 3/13

(d) 1/2

**Answer**

B

**Question. Cm In a single throw of two dice, what is the probability of getting a sum of 10? **

(a) 1/12

(b) 1/36

(c) 1/6

(d) 1/8

**Answer**

A

**Question. An unbiased coin is tossed. What is the probability that neither head nor tail turns up? **

(a) 1

(b) 1/2

(c) 0

(d) 1/3

**Answer**

C

**Question. What is the probability for a leap year to have 52 Mondays and 53 Sundays? **

(a) 1/366

(b) 1/52

(c) 2/7

(d) 1/7

**Answer**

D

**Question. Find the probability of getting a number greater than 2 or an even number in a single throw of a fair die. **

(a) 1/3

(b) 2/3

(c) 5/6

(d) 3/5

**Answer**

C

We hope the above multiple choice questions for Class 10 Mathematics for Chapter 15 Probability provided above with answers based on the latest syllabus and examination guidelines issued by CBSE, NCERT and KVS are really useful for you. Probability is an important chapter in Class 10 as it provides very strong understanding about this topic. Students should go through the answers provided for the MCQs after they have themselves solved the questions. All MCQs have been provided with four options for the students to solve. These questions are really useful for benefit of class 10 students. Please go through these and let us know if you have any feedback in the comments section.