# What is the probabilty of a dart landing inside of one of three figures inside a rectangle?

Not what you're looking for?

On a 12 by 20 rectangular board, three plane figures are drawn: a square 6 on a side , a circle with radius 4 and an equilateral triangle that is 8 on a side. If a dart is thrown that does hit the large rectangle what is theprobability that it hits inside one of the three plane figures? (Landing on the side of a figure counts as being in the figure) Leave YOur Answer As a Percent.

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Solution Summary

The probabilty of a dart landing inside of one of three figures inside a rectangle is calculated.

##### Solution Preview

Mathematics, Geometry

High School

Hits on a rectangular board

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

On a 12 by 20 rectangular board, three plane figures are drawn:

a square 6 on a side , a circle with radius 4 and an ...

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Free BrainMass Quizzes

##### Exponential Expressions

In this quiz, you will have a chance to practice basic terminology of exponential expressions and how to evaluate them.

##### Know Your Linear Equations

Each question is a choice-summary multiple choice question that will present you with a linear equation and then make 4 statements about that equation. You must determine which of the 4 statements are true (if any) in regards to the equation.

##### Solving quadratic inequalities

This quiz test you on how well you are familiar with solving quadratic inequalities.

##### Geometry - Real Life Application Problems

Understanding of how geometry applies to in real-world contexts

##### Graphs and Functions

This quiz helps you easily identify a function and test your understanding of ranges, domains , function inverses and transformations.