Posted by cindy on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 7:40pm.
A bowl contains 3 apples, 4 pears, 2 bananas, and 1 peach. Hal chooses a piece of fruit without looking. What is the probability he chooses an apple or a peach?

Math 4  MathMate, Friday, May 11, 2012 at 9:29pm
3 apples + 1 peach = 4 fruits.
There are 10 fruits in the basket.
What is the probability of picking (at random) one of 3 apples and 1 peach?