Math Definitions - Letter E


Definition of Event

Definition of Event

An event is a possible outcome of an experiment.

For example,

  • Rolling a double with two dice.
  • A coin landing on heads when it is tossed.
  • Choosing a green ball out of a bag containing blue, red, yellow and green balls.
  • Winning a game of monopoly.


The aim of this dictionary is to provide definitions to common mathematical terms. Students learn a new math skill every week at school, sometimes just before they start a new skill, if they want to look at what a specific term means, this is where this dictionary will become handy and a go-to guide for a student.


Year 1 to Year 12 students

Learning Objectives

Learn common math terms starting with letter E

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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