Friday

March 27, 2015

March 27, 2015

Posted by **eric** on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 2:49pm.

- math -
**Reiny**, Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 3:03pmThe word "elementary" has 4 vowels and 6 consonants

so prob(consonant) = 6/10 = 3/5

(I counted y as a consonant, perhaps an English teacher could confirm if this is correct)

- math -
**Writeacher**, Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 4:13pmYes, in that word, "y" is serving as a vowel. Each syllable needs a vowel, so ...

el - e - men - ta - ry

Five vowel instances, right?

- math -
**chris**, Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 1:06pm5/10=3/5

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

8th grade Math - Penelope created a game using a bag of 26 tiles, each with a ...

Math - Each capital letter of the alphabet is carefully printed on a piece of ...

Elementary math College - A bag contains 7 red chips and 9 blue chips. Two chips...

Math - If a license plate has 3 letters and then 3 numbers, what are the chances...

Math (Probability) - Hassan has a bag which contains 20 coloured discs. He ...

statistics - A bag contains a total of 24 white, red, and blue marbles. A ...

math - You randomly draw letter tiles from a bag containing the letters from the...

math - 1. There are 13 horses running in a race. In how many different ways can ...

MATH 12 HELP! - One bag contains 4 white balls and 6 black balls. Another bag ...

Statistics - Selecting a letter of the alphabet: If 3 letters of the alphabet ...