Saturday

October 25, 2014

October 25, 2014

Posted by **sally** on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 10:55pm.

a) what is the probability that maria will win in three straight games?

b) what is the probability of barbara's winning the match?

- math - please help!! -
**Cody**, Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:15pmP=favorable outcomes / possible outcomes

5:4 = 5 / (5+4) = 5/9

(5/9)*(5/9)*(5/9) = 125/729, which is as simple as it goes as far as i know.

as for part b,

i am not sure, and so i will refrain from answering because i will likely be wrong

- math - please help!! -
**sally**, Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:26pmthank you!

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

MATH!! - Andy, Barbara and Chrisy play a game. Their probabilities of winning ...

MATH STATS URGENT - The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best ...

MATH STATS URGENT - The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best ...

Math - The Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs will play a "best two out of ...

math - To win the World Series, a baseball team must win 4 games out of a ...

Math - 1. A tennis player wins a math 55% of the time when she serves first and ...

PROBABILITY QUESTION PLEASE HELP!! - Three people play a game of "nonconformity...

Math - How do you solve: n is 2 given that it is even The directions say "let n ...

math but also probability - Three people play a game of "nonconformity": They ...

Math - In the Doubles Game, students can win carnival tickets to spend on games ...