Rite I will supply what I think is the correct answer and if someone could confirm if this is correct or not I would be extremely grateful. Got a handful of these to do so obv need to know if im on rite track:
students reported the following facts: (a) 37% played football (b) 12% played basketball and football (c) 48% played neither basketball nor football.
Deduce the % which played basketball.
I worked it out to be 12% + 15% = 27%
[Hello, rooney!
I too agree with your answer . . .
Students reported the following facts:
. . (a) 37% played football
. . (b) 12% played basketball and football
. . (c) 48% played neither basketball nor football.
Deduce the % which played basketball.
I worked it out to be 12% + 15% = 27% . . . . Yes!
Since 48% played neither sport,
. . then 52% played either Football or Basketball (or both).
I used the formula: .
Substitute the known values: .
Therefore: .