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Using a Modified Tree Diagram

Ernesto is going to choose 2 flowers. First, he will choose a flower for his mother the second flower he chooses will be for his sister. The florist has two blue flowers, 1 red flower and 1 yellow flower. Please draw a tree diagram to show all of Ernesto's possible choices Can you do this in a computation manner?

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Your tree diagram would start with one line going to blue, one to red, one to yellow (3 lines).

From the blue, there are three ...

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This provides an example of how to use a tree diagram in one particular instance where a simple tree diagram doesn't show all possibilities.