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anonymous
 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
anonymous
 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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misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how many flowers are there?

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh nvm there are 20 did you do \[\frac{8}{20}\times \frac{1}{2}\]?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no you have to simplify the 8 over 20

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes to get the final answer sure

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{8}{20}=\frac{2}{5}\] but \[\frac{2}{5}\times \frac{1}{2}=\frac{1}{5}\] right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no 5 x 2 is 10 not 5

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{2}{5}\times \frac{1}{2}=\frac{1}{5}\] for sure !
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