The Cubs are playing the Red Sox in the World Series. To win the world series, a team must win 4 games before the other team does. If the Cubs win each game with probability 1/4 and there are no ties, what is the probability that the Cubs will win the World Series? Express your answer as a percent rounded to the nearest whole percent.

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*The Cubs are playing the Red Sox in the World Series. To win the world series, a team must win 4 games before the other team does. If the Cubs win each game with probability 1/4 and there are no ties, what is the probability that the Cubs will win the World Series? Express your answer as a percent rounded to the nearest whole percent.*

Read the set up: "If the Cubs win each game with probability 1/4..."

If the Cubs win each game, it doesn't matter what the probability had

been that they would have won each game. A win is a win and that's

all that matters. The Cubs sweep the Series in four games. 100%.

Guest May 17, 2022