Danman325
If a fly is buzzing randomly around a room 8 ft long, 12 ft wide
and 10 ft high, what is the probability that, at any
given time, the fly is within 6 feet of the ceiling?
Express your answer as a common fraction.
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Danman325
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plz help!
moneybird
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total area is 8 * 12 * 10 = 960
within 6 feet area is 8 * 12 * 6
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ok
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moneybird
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8 * 12 * 6 = 576
\[\frac{8 * 12 * 6}{8*12*10} = \frac{6}{10} = \frac{3}{5}\]
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so its \[3 \over 5\]
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is that the answer?
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Once again, i will check
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Press good answer if im correct
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I am happy for you :)