A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
mckayela.baker420
 2 years ago
Megan tells her friends that if she spins the arrow shown, it is a fact that the arrow will land on the purple section. Is she right?
No, because the arrow will land on a green section 50% of the time and a purple section 50% of the time.
Yes, because it is a fact that the arrow will land on the largest area, which is the purple section.
No, because although it is probable the arrow will land in the purple section, it is not fact.
Yes, because probability is fact, the arrow will land on the purple section.
mckayela.baker420
 2 years ago
Megan tells her friends that if she spins the arrow shown, it is a fact that the arrow will land on the purple section. Is she right? No, because the arrow will land on a green section 50% of the time and a purple section 50% of the time. Yes, because it is a fact that the arrow will land on the largest area, which is the purple section. No, because although it is probable the arrow will land in the purple section, it is not fact. Yes, because probability is fact, the arrow will land on the purple section.

This Question is Closed

themonkey
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No because although it is probable it is not a fact

mckayela.baker420
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Paul is playing a game at the school carnival. He rolls two fairnumbered cubes numbered from 1 to 6. Paul wins a prize if both cubes land on the number 3. What is the probability Paul will win a prize? 1/36 1/6 1/4 1/12

themonkey
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That ones a little tricky but I think it would be 1/6 Because 2/12 would reduce to 1/6
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.