Posted by **Joyce** on Friday, June 10, 2011 at 10:56am.

cannot figure out the probability for the following: A pea plant i=must have exactly on of each of the following pairs of transis: Short(s) or tall(t); round(r) or wrinkled(w)seeds; yellow(y) or green(g)peas; and white(wh) or purple(p) flowers so

A) How many different classifications of pea plants are possible?

B) use a tree diagram to determine all classifications:

C0 If each characteristic is equally likely, find the probability that the pea plant will have round peas.

C0 Determint probability that the pea plant will be short, wrinkled and have yellow or purple flowers.

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**bobpursley**, Friday, June 10, 2011 at 11:36am
what is 2^4?

C. 1/2

D. 1/2*1/2*1/2*1/2 I think you misstyped the problem.

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**Joyce**, Friday, June 10, 2011 at 12:16pm
A pea plant needs exactly one of each of the following pairs of traits:

Short(s) or tall(t) plant; round(r) or wrinkled(w) seeds; yellow(y) or green(g) peas; and white(wh) or purple(p) flowers.

a) how many different classifications of pea plants are possible?

b) Use a tree diagram to determine all classifications possible.

c) If each characteristic is equally likely, find the probability that the pea plant will have round peas.

d) Determine the probability that the pea plant will be short, have wrinkled seeds, have yellow peas and purple flowers.

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