## anonymous 4 years ago mrs. torres is choosing glazes for her pottery. Her choices are shown in the table: Color Texture Polish Blue smooth shiny Red Rough Dull Green What is the probability Mrs. Torres will chose a red, smooth, and shiny glaze? a. 1/8 b. 1/3 c. 3/7 d. 1/12 Please help me with how to begin, someone! Please.

1. kropot72

What is the probability of choosing red out of the 3 colors?

2. anonymous

Probability of choosing red = 1/3 Probability of choosing smooth = 1/2 probability of choosing shiny = 1/2 $\frac 1 3 \times \frac 12 \times \frac 12 =\frac 1{12}$

3. anonymous

P(red, smooth, and shiny glaze) = P(red) x P(smooth) x P(shiny) = ....

4. anonymous

ok...so green is not included at all? Thanks for your help!!

5. anonymous

You need a red, not a green :)

6. anonymous

Thank you!!!

7. anonymous

welcome!