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keebler01
 3 years ago
show all work. Last fall, a gardener planted 95 iris bulbs. She found that only 80 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring.
Find the empirical probability that an iris bulb of this type will bloom. Give answer as a fraction in lowest terms.
How many of the bulbs should she plant next fall if she would like at least 91 to bloom?
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keebler01
 3 years ago
show all work. Last fall, a gardener planted 95 iris bulbs. She found that only 80 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. Find the empirical probability that an iris bulb of this type will bloom. Give answer as a fraction in lowest terms. How many of the bulbs should she plant next fall if she would like at least 91 to bloom? please show work!

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satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\frac{80}{95}=\frac{16}{19}\] in lowest terms

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0for the second part solve \[\frac{16}{19}=\frac{91}{x}\] for x \[x=\frac{19\times 91}{16}\] or about 108

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0since it says "at least" you might want to say 109

keebler01
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im not understanding what u wrote

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can't you read it or don't you know where i got the numbers from?

satellite73
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if it looks funny refresh your browser because i wrote it in latex. you should be able to see the fractions clearly
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