# A coin is tossed 3 times and the outcomes are recorded. How many possible outcomes are there?

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A coin is tossed 3 times and the outcomes are recorded. How many possible outcomes are there?

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When a coin is tossed once, the number of outcomes is 2 (Head and Tail) i.e., in each throw, the number of ways of showing a different face is 2.
Thus, by multiplication principle, the required number of possible outcomes is 2 x 2 x 2 = 8