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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?

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**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

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