Friday

August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014

Posted by **Daniel** on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 1:12pm.

What is the probability that a customer will order a five topping pizza including onions, jalapenos, and tomatoes?

Explain how to do it in word please?

- Algebra -
**MathMate**, Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 5:53pmAgain the crust will not change the probability.

Here the customer chooses 5 toppings out of 10 in C(10,5)=10!/(5!5!)=252 ways. This is the sample space.

If the customer is to have onions, jalapenos and tomatoes, he has two other choices out of 7 remaining toppings in C(7,2)=7!/(2!5!)=21 ways.

The probability is therefore:

21/252=1/12

**Related Questions**

Algebra 2:) - A pizza place sells five topping pizzas with the following options...

Language - are the nouns in the following sentence, toppings, pepperoni, Italian...

Statistics - Pine Pizza Palace sells pizza plain or with one or more of the ...

math - pepi's pizza has a choice of thin crust or thick crust. The available ...

math - One weekend, there were 95 pizzas ordered for the sophomore dorm. That ...

probability - A pizza shop offers nine toppings. No topping is used more than ...

math - using the fundamental counting principle with three or more groups of ...

math - using the fundamental counting principle with three or more groups of ...

probability - A pizza shop offers nin toppings. No topping is used more than ...

Algebra - In a recent survey of middle school students about pizza toppings, it ...