## nuccioreggie one year ago A class has 14 girls and 12 boys. What is the probability that a girl's name is drawn at random? 14 over 12 14 over 26 12 over 14 12 over 26

1. nuccioreggie

@Mehek14

2. anonymous

well, what can we eliminate first off?

3. anonymous

you're looking for GIRLS names.

4. Mehek14

@nuccioreggie what do you think is the answer

5. Mehek14

$$\dfrac{girls}{total}$$

6. nuccioreggie

I thoughtit wasC

7. Mehek14

so put the number of the girls as the numerator and the total number of students at the bottom

8. anonymous

for letter c it is $\frac{ boys }{ girls}$

9. Mehek14

no not C

10. Mehek14

how many girls are in the class

11. nuccioreggie

itsB

12. Mehek14

yes