Posted by Jen on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 9:51am.
Each of the numbers 0 through 26 is written on a piece of paper and all of the pieces of paper are placed in a hat. One number is selected at random. Determine the probability that the number selected is even. Note: 0 is considered an even number.
I think it may be 14/26?? Please help!
Math - PsyDAG, Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 9:58am
Yes, it is 7/13.
Math - Reiny, Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 10:09am
0, 1, 2, .... ,26 aren't there 27 of those?
so it would be 14/27
Math - Jen, Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at 12:29pm
oh yes you are correct!! thanks a million!!