1. ## Probability

1.) A card is drawn at random from a normal 52 card deck.

a.) Find the probability if getting a heart: I got 13/52 = 1/4
b.) Find the probability of not getting a heart: I got 3/4
c.) Find the probability of getting a spade or a club: I got 1/2

2.) From the word INTUITION:

a.) Find the probability of getting a vowel: I got 5/9
b.) Find the probability of getting a consonant: i got 4/9
c.) Find the probability of getting an E: I got 0

3.) There is a total of 600 students at a school. 425 students study accounting and 350 study economics.

a.) Find the probability that if a student is selected at random he studies economics only: i got 1/4

b.) Find the probability that a student studies neither accounting nor economics: i got 1/24

2. Originally Posted by andrew2322
1.) A card is drawn at random from a normal 52 card deck.

a.) Find the probability if getting a heart: I got 13/52 = 1/4
b.) Find the probability of not getting a heart: I got 3/4
c.) Find the probability of getting a spade or a club: I got 1/2

2.) From the word INTUITION:

a.) Find the probability of getting a vowel: I got 5/9
b.) Find the probability of getting a consonant: i got 4/9
c.) Find the probability of getting an E: I got 0

3.) There is a total of 600 students at a school. 425 students study accounting and 350 study economics.

a.) Find the probability that if a student is selected at random he studies economics only: i got 1/4

b.) Find the probability that a student studies neither accounting nor economics: i got 1/24
Q1 - Q2 are correct.

Q3: Insufficient information given. Go back and check the question.

3. Originally Posted by mr fantastic
Q1 - Q2 are correct.

Q3: Insufficient information given. Go back and check the question.

yes my sincere apologies, there are 200 that study both economics AND accounting

4. Originally Posted by andrew2322
yes my sincere apologies, there are 200 that study both economics AND accounting