# 29% probability per attempt?

If you can attempt something with a 29% probability of success 6 times.Whats the overall probability of success?

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- 2 months ago
You need to succeed at least once. That means that aside from the scenario of total failure, all other scenarios will be successful. All probabilities sum to 1, so...

1 - (1 - 0.29)^6 =>

1 - 0.71^6 =>

0.871899716079

You have an 89.19% chance of succeeding over 6 trials.

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