Posted by **Addy** on Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at 5:45pm.

Find the probability that a randomly thrown dart will land in the shaded area of the dartboard. A square that is 6ft width by 6ft length 4ft width by 9ft length.

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, March 17, 2010 at 1:29pm
Question does not make sense. If a dart is thrown "randomly," how do you know it is even thrown in the direction of the target?

Second, a square (by definition) cannot be 4x9 feet.

Need some data on previous throws. Be much more specific.

I hope this helps.

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