Posted by **Math help** on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 4:47pm.

Simple probability

You have 20 crayons to choose from : 5 are blue, 3 are green, 8 are red and 4 are orange.

If you randomly choose one crayon, what is the probability you will get armed crayon?

P(red)= I put 8 to 20= I put 80% but my friend said 40% who's correct? Help please!!!!!!!!!!

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**Math help**, Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 4:51pm
A red crayon sorry bout that

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**Math help**, Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 4:55pm
Are you sure I just need help on the percent

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 5:09pm
You have 8/20:

8/20 = 4/10 = 2/5 = 40%

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**Sarah Gibbons**, Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:06pm
Please give me more details as to how exactly this works and if there are any costs involved. Please don't have anyone call me, just send me an email reply. Thank you. Sarah.

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