You can use words to describe the likelihood that an event will occur.
Example Describing the Likelihood of Events
Describe each event with one of the following words or phrases. Choose the one that best describes the likelihood that the event will occur.
Certain Impossible As Likely As Likely Unlikely
a. You will go swimming on a hot day this summer.
b. There will be children wearing costumes on Halloween.
c. Your hair will grow 5 inches in one day.
d. You flip a coin and it lands heads up.
e. A student in your class will become famous next year.