Posted by Zach on Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 9:25pm.
On a multiple choice test with 10 questions and 5 choices, A,B,C,D,E, for each questions, what are the odds of guessing on all 10 questions and getting 100%. State your answer as a common fraction.
Algebra 1 - Reiny, Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 9:33pm
the prob of getting all 5 correct is
= (1/10)^5 or
so the prob of NOT getting all 5 correct
= 1 - 1/100,000 = 99999/100,000
so the odds in favour of getting all 5 correct is
1 : 99,999
Algebra 1 - Zach, Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 9:36pm
And I think you answered my question last time i posted, so thanks for keep on rollin'
Algebra 1 - Reiny, Thursday, November 12, 2009 at 10:07pm
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