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gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
A box contains 4 oranges, 9 apples, and 3 pears. Liliana selects a piece of fruit from the box at random.
What is the probability that she selects an orange or a pear?
a 1/20
b 3/64
c 7/16
d 9/16
gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
A box contains 4 oranges, 9 apples, and 3 pears. Liliana selects a piece of fruit from the box at random. What is the probability that she selects an orange or a pear? a 1/20 b 3/64 c 7/16 d 9/16

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gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@gaos @geerky42 @MonKiwi

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, how many pieces of fruit are there total?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yea add then all up then subtract the amount of oranges and pears combined

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right! So you know that the probability will be something out of 16 which will make 16 your denominator. Now, how many pieces of fruit of the sixteen are pears and oranges?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we can't give direct answer!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes C is right but i need to explain so you get it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You had 16 pieces of fruit originally. So it will be ?/16. How many apples and pears are there in the box?

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh no i get it u add the pears and the orages 4+3= 7

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Perfect! So then you get 7/16 which cannot be simplified whcih means it's your answer.

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you help me with more pls?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no giving direct answers this time help not give answers :)

freeG13
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0me? i just try to explain how I got that answer so if i'm wrong someone can explain how and help
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