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  • one year ago

Color of Flowers Number Red 8 Orange 2 Green 5 Yellow 5 A coin Ted selects a flower from the box randomly without looking and then tosses the fair coin. What is the probability that he will select a red flower and that the coin will land tails up? 1 over 10 1 over 5 2 over 5 4 over 5

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i think A

  2. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    HI!!

  3. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    how many flowers are there?

  4. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    oh nvm there are 20 did you do \[\frac{8}{20}\times \frac{1}{2}\]?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no you have to simplify the 8 over 20

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    to 2/5

  7. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    yes to get the final answer sure

  8. anonymous
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    so its A

  9. misty1212
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    \[\frac{8}{20}=\frac{2}{5}\] but \[\frac{2}{5}\times \frac{1}{2}=\frac{1}{5}\] right?

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    no 5 x 2 is 10 not 5

  11. misty1212
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    ???

  12. misty1212
    • one year ago
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    \[\frac{2}{5}\times \frac{1}{2}=\frac{1}{5}\] for sure !

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