Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Probability

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    In the questions I have below it says a bowl has eight ping pong balls numbered 1,2,2,3,4,5,5,5. You pick a ball at random.

    a. Find p(the number on the ball drawn is ≥ 3).
    b. Find p(the number on the ball drawn is even).

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:01 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/math/probability/probability-situation-ping-pong-balls-23680

    Solution Preview

    answer for Qa:

    when you pick a ball at random, each ball in the 8 balls has equal opportunity to be picked, say 1/8.

    Consider the condition that there are 8 balls in ...

    Solution Summary

    This shows how to find probability in a given situation with ping pong balls.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT