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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.

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  1. kropot72
    • 3 years ago
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    What is the probability of choosing red out of the 3 colors?

  2. FoolForMath
    • 3 years ago
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    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. RolyPoly
    • 3 years ago
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    P(red, smooth, and shiny glaze) = P(red) x P(smooth) x P(shiny) = ....

  4. Mathrocks4me
    • 3 years ago
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    ok...so green is not included at all? Thanks for your help!!

  5. RolyPoly
    • 3 years ago
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    You need a red, not a green :)

  6. Mathrocks4me
    • 3 years ago
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    Thank you!!!

  7. RolyPoly
    • 3 years ago
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    welcome!

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