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Probability
Four red and seven black beans are placed into a bag. If one of the beans is selected at random, determine the odds against the bean being red.
October 12, 2010 by Liesl

math
mr. lee had a bag of red beans and a bag of black beans. 20% of the total number of beans were black, and there were 180 ounces more red beans than black beans. he transferred some red beans to the bag containing black beans, so that, the bag now contained 30% of the total ...
July 17, 2014 by john

statistics
Four jelly beans are selected, one at a time from a bowl containing 6 black, 6 red and 6 green jelly beans. Let x represent the number of black jelly beans selected in 4 draws from the bowl. (A) If this experiment is completed without replacing the jelly beans, explain why x ...
November 28, 2010 by kelly

statistics
The red face cards and the black cards numbered 2-9 are put into a bag. Four cards are drawn at random without replacement. Find the following probabilities: a) All 4 cards are red b) 2 cards are red and two cards are black c) At least one of the red cards is red. d) All four ...
December 12, 2010 by oscar

math again
You have a bag with 60 black jelly beans and 240 red ones. a) If you draw one jelly bean out of the bag, find the probability that it is black. -------60/300= 1/5 b) If you add 60 black jelly beans to the original bag and draw out a bean, what is the probability that it is ...
February 24, 2010 by kali

algebra
You have a bag with 60 black jelly beans and 240 red ones. a) If you draw one jelly bean out of the bag, find the probability that it is black. -------60/300= 1/5 b) If you add 60 black jelly beans to the original bag and draw out a bean, what is the probability that it is ...
February 24, 2010 by desperate!

Geometry
With exacty seven horizontal or vertical jumps, remove all seven red checkers leaving the single black checker. There's 8 pieces on a grid, the black is in A1 and and reds are in A2 A3 A4 B1 B2 B3 B4.
September 7, 2009 by Dallas

MATH CHECK!
There are 20 red beans in the jar 10 fewer white than yellow half as many orange than red 10 more black than green twice as many yellow as red 5 fewer green as red please check: 10 orange 15 green 25 black 40 yellow 25 pink 30 white
May 30, 2012 by Celest

math
one bag of jelly beans contains 14 red jelly beans. how many red jelly beans would be found in 4 bag of jelly beans
August 2, 2010 by kamleen

math
The ratio of red jelly beans to yellow jelly beans in a dish is 2:3. If I eat 3 red jelly beans and 6 yellow ones the ratos is 4:5. How many yellow jelly beans were orginally in the dish?
September 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Math
The ratio of red jelly beans to yellow jelly beans in a dish is 3:4. if greg eats 3 red jelly beans and 6 yellow ones, the ratio is 4;5. how many jelly beans were originally in the dish?
September 10, 2012 by April

Math
Jake ate seven times more jelly beans as Sam. Together they ate 128 jelly beans. How many jelly beans did each person eat?
February 11, 2013 by Tanya

Auburn
Have a sack of jelly beans-5 different colors-half are red 1/6 green 1/6 yellow 1/12 blue 6 black-how many of each color and how many in all
April 24, 2012 by Rose

Math
The ratio of red jelly beans to yellow jelly beans in a dish is 3:4. If Greg eats 3 red jelly beans and 6 yellow ones, the ratio is 4:5. How many yellow jelly beans were originally in the dish?
September 11, 2012 by Anonymous

math
Results of a survey of fifty students indicate that 30 like red jelly beans, 29 like green jelly beans, and 17 like both red and green jelly beans. How many of the students surveyed like no green jelly beans?
November 28, 2010 by Anonymous

math
A bag contains 3 red, 5 black and 5 blue marbles. Four marbles are selected at random without replacement: - the probability that all 4 are black? -the probability that exactly two are blue and none are red?
January 25, 2011 by Sandy

Biology
In poultry, black color is due to a dominant factor (B). The recessive color is red (b). A red male bird is mated to a black female. They produce many offspring, half of which are black and half red. What are the genotypes of the parents?
November 30, 2009 by Katelynn

Probability
A jar contains four red, four yellow, and three green jelly beans. If Joan and Jim take one jelly bean each, the probability that they both take a red jelly bean is?
November 14, 2009 by Anna

math
Three boxes, labeled A,.B. C, contain 1 red and 2 black balls, 2 red and 1 black balls, and 1 red and 1 black ball, respectively. Compute the terminal probabilities by using the multiplication technique. Then add the terminal probabilities for all the outcomes in which the ...
July 7, 2013 by Annonymous

English
1. The puma is chasing the deer. 2. Do you like rice cake? This rice cake has red beans. Some believe that red beans chase away ghosts and bring good luck. It's just superstition, right? 3. Americans eat turkey on Thanksgiving Day. However,Turkey is a country. You can not eat ...
October 4, 2009 by Tom

MATH - immediate help needed!
Please provide the solution to the below problems: In a certain state lottery, a player selects four different numbers from 1 through 30. Find the probability that a single choice of four numbers wins the lottery, assuming the order of the numbers is not important...
February 2, 2013 by Vivan

Math
Need help on how to solve this problem.. Five cards are chosen from a deck of playing cards and put into a pile. Three of the cards are red and 2 of the cards are black. A second pile is made using 2 red cards and b black cards. One card from each pile is chosen randomly. The ...
April 13, 2014 by Brandi

statistic
You draw one card from a shuffled standard deck or cards (cards are in four suits-red diamonds, red heart, black clubs and black spades-and are numbered 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10, J,O,K,A). A.What is the probability of drawing a red card B.What is the probability of drawing a queen c...
March 14, 2014 by Helen

statistic
You draw one card from a shuffled standard deck or cards (cards are in four suits-red diamonds, red heart, black clubs and black spades-and are numbered 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10, J,O,K,A). A.What is the probability of drawing a red card B.What is the probability of drawing a queen c...
March 16, 2014 by HELEN

Biology
The observed distribution of offspring was: black-red 1,070; black-white 177; green-red 180; green-white 1,072. Based on these data, what is the recombination frequency? A. 86% B. 7% C. 17% D. 14% E. 30% Background Info: In a particular species of mammal, black hair (B) is ...
March 2, 2012 by Peter

Math Probabilities
A bag contains 9 red chips and 12 blue chips. Two chips are selected randomly without replacement from the bag. What is the probability that the two chips are the same color? That would be the probability of two reds PLUS the probability of two blues. The probability of two ...
March 6, 2007 by J

math214
If you have a jar of 1000 jelly beans and you know that P(blue) =4/5 and P(red) = 1/8, list several things you can say about the beans in the jar
February 25, 2010 by Anonymous

math
The produce manager receives 5 containers of green beans, each weighing 7 pounds. She divides the total amount of green beans into 3 equal weight portions. What is the weight of the beans in each portion?
November 10, 2013 by Tam

Science
In a particular breed of cattle, a black coat is dominant over a red coat. If a cow with a red coat is crossed with a black bull that is heterozygous for coat color, what percentage of their offspring would you expect to be black? 25 50 75 100
October 22, 2013 by Steve

Maths
Five red cards numbered 1,2,3,4,5 and two black cards both numbered 5 are randomly ordered face-down into a pile. The cards are flipped over one at a time until either the sum of the numbers on the red cards is at least 10, or the sum of the numbers on the black cards is at ...
April 23, 2013 by OIan

Math
Five red cards numbered 1,2,3,4,5 and two black cards both numbered 5 are randomly ordered face-down into a pile. The cards are flipped over one at a time until either the sum of the numbers on the red cards is at least 10, or the sum of the numbers on the black cards is at ...
April 25, 2013 by Zeneth

probabilities
The proportion of red marbels in a large jar of red and black marbels is 0.4 and the percentage of damaged red and black marbels is 0.7. What is the probability of selecting randomly a black and damaged marbel? If you randomly select three marbels, what is the probability of ...
October 3, 2011 by pete

Biology
In goats, the allele for black hair is dominant to that for red. Two black haired goats mated, producing twelve offspring. Of the first eleven, 8 had black hair and 3 had red hair. What is the probability of the twelfth offspring having red hair?
October 16, 2011 by Leanna

math
A total of 180 marbles (gray, white, and black) are placed in a line. If the first five are gray, followed by four, followed by three black, followed by five gray, followed by four white, followed by three black,... If this pattern continues, what is the color of the 158th ...
December 26, 2007 by sam

math
A jar contains some red and some yellow jelly beans. If a child ate 1 red jelly bean, 1/7 of the remaining candies would be red. If instead the child ate 5 yellow jelly beans, 1/6 of the remaining candies would be red
January 28, 2011 by Diana

chemistry
which is the most reactive form of phosphorus? blue, red, white or black? or are they all equally reactive? I suppose its a matter of how you define reactive but I would go with white since that reacts at room temperature with oxygen of the air to creat heat and burn whatever ...
April 23, 2007 by naty girl

math
Suppose that 28 crayons, of which four are red, are divided random among Jack, Marty, Sharon, and Martha (seven each). If Sharon has exactly one red crayon, what is the probability that Marty has the remaining 3?
February 7, 2011 by rita

math
if kate has 8 red, 4 blue and 4 green jelly beans in her pocket, what is the minimum amount of jelly beans she can bring out of her pocket that will contain all colours?..
April 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Math
A pack of jelly beans contains seven flavors, apricot, fig, grape, coconut, date, banana, and eggplant. How many combinations can you make with the seven flavors mixed or alone?
April 10, 2014 by Hector

math
The soccer team ordered 140 T-shirts to sell at the school fair.Oh those T-shirts,50% white, 20% blue, 15% gren, 10% red, and 5% black.How many black and red?
January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Math
This bag had 35 green, some black and 3 red marbles. Reaching blindfolded, the probability of picking a red is 1/23. How many black marbles are there.
May 23, 2011 by Hannah Montana

NATURE OF ELECTRICITY
If a charged sphere is brought close to a rod as shown in Figure A, the pairs of pith balls suspended at the ends of the rod will as the figure im reading is showing there is a charged sphere to the left then a induced charged on the rob which the pith balls are hanging from A...
April 24, 2014 by nick

managerial economics
Suppose that the demand curve for beans is given by: Q=20-P Where Q is thousands of pounds of beans bought per week and P is the price in dollars per pounds a. How many beans will be bought at P=0 b. At what price does the quantity demanded of beans become zero c. Calculate ...
July 1, 2010 by Mishal Almandhour

Statistics
Red has probability .30 and black has probability .70. What is the probability that patron will win all ten wagers if alternating between red and black on each wager? What would be the standard deviation?
February 21, 2012 by Joe Dee.

statistics help needed
In the game of roulette, a steel ball is rolled onto a wheel that contains 18 red, 18 black, and 2 green slots. If the ball is rolled 24 times, find the probability of the following events. A. The ball falls into the green slots 4 or more times. Probability = B. The ball does ...
February 22, 2009 by Jordana

Math
Trying to find how many jelly beans that can be in the jar? Exactly half were red and exactly one-third were blue, which of the following is not a reasonable number of jelly beans that can be in the jar? Is it 24, 50, 60 or 90?
April 23, 2012 by Marc-Anthony Cienfuegos

Gil
A bike shop has 8 red, 5 blue, 12 black, and 9 white bikes. Write an expression that shows how many more black bikes than red bikes there are.
October 7, 2008 by RORO

Math
A bike shop has 8 red, 5 blue, 12 black, and 9 white bikes. Write an expression that shows how many more black bikes than red bikes there are.
October 8, 2008 by RORO

math
a bike shop has 8 red, 5 blue, 12 black, and 9 white bikes. write an expression that shows how many more black bikes than red bikes there are.
October 24, 2010 by pam

math
a jar of jelly beans contains 33 red, 52 white, 70 yellow ad 85 orange. To the nearest whole percent, what percent of the total jelly beans are orange?
January 22, 2012 by sally

Math
A bag contains 6 black balls,5 red balls and 4 white balls,if 3 are selected at random without replacement determine the probability that (1)all 3 are black (2)all 3 are red (3)2 are black and 1 white (4)at least 1 of each colour is selected.
September 18, 2011 by Isi

Math
A bag contains 6 black balls,5 red balls and 4 white balls,if 3 are selected at random without replacement determine the probability that (1)all 3 are black (2)all 3 are red (3)2 are black and 1 white (4)at least 1 of each colour is selected.
September 18, 2011 by Isi

Math(Sample Spaces)
Elsa had a rubber disc that was red on one side and blue on the other. She tossed this disc 3 times. Draw a diagram showing all the possible outcomes she could get in 3 tosses of the same rubber disc 1st toss can be red or blue 2nd toss can be red or blue and 3rd toss can be ...
December 6, 2012 by Jerald

math
Ms.lee class had to guess how many jelly beans were in a jar. The clues were that exactly half were red ,and that exactly one third were blue.Based on the information provided ,which of the following is not a reasonable number of jelly beans that can be in the jar? a.24 b.50 c...
February 28, 2012 by priyal

science
Please help!!!!! 1. A dog is trained to sit and shake hands. These traits are most likely. (1 point) A. inherited B. not inherited C. not acquired D. innate 2. In a particular breed of cattle, a black coat is dominant over a red coat. If a cow with a red coat is crossed with a...
November 22, 2013 by Annie

math
Fifty umbrellas were sold on a rainy April day. Five times as many red as blue were sold, three times as many green as blue, nine more black than blue, and seven fewer purple than black. Five umbrellas were purple and six were white. How many of each color were sold?
March 18, 2008 by Jas

math
there were twice a many black cars as red cars in the parking lot. there were 36 total black or red cars in the parking lot. How many red and how many black are there?
May 6, 2013 by Anonymous

math
ms lee class had to guess how many jelly beans were in a jar. The clues were that exactly half were red ,and that exactly one third were blue.Based on the information provided ,which of the following is not a reasonable no.of jelly beans that can be in the jar? a.24 b.50 c.60 ...
February 27, 2012 by priyal

science
Listed below are six mixtures. Identify physical properties of the components that allow you to separate them. Then, explain the method you would use to separate the components. Mixture 1: Salt dissolved in water Physical Properties: Density Method of Separation: Use a spoon ...
October 24, 2011 by Hope

Math
How do you find the answer for this: Pam is playing with red and black marbles. The number of red marbles she has is three more than twice the number of black marbles she has. She has 42 marbles in all. How many red marbles does Pam have? a. 13 b. 15 c. 29 d. 33
May 25, 2009 by Angie

maths
Bella keeps a supply of red, blue, and black pens in a drawer. The drawer has 13 red pens, 18 blue pens, and 8 black pens. If Bella wants a red pen, what is the minimum number of pens she has to pull out from the drawer to make sure she gets a red pen?
June 12, 2013 by Anonymous

math
Bella keeps a supply of red, blue, and black pens in a drawer. The drawer has 13 red pens, 18 blue pens, and 8 black pens. If Bella wants a red pen, what is the minimum number of pens she has to pull out from the drawer to make sure she gets a red pen?
June 12, 2013 by Abhishek

math
Bella keeps a supply of red, blue, and black pens in a drawer. The drawer has 17 red pens, 18 blue pens, and 11 black pens. If Bella wants a red pen, what is the minimum number of pens she has to pull out from the drawer to make sure she gets a red pen?
October 15, 2013 by mohit

Math
Bella keeps a supply of red, blue, and black pens in a drawer. The drawer has 14 red pens, 18 blue pens, and 10 black pens. If Bella wants a red pen, what is the minimum number of pens she has to pull out from the drawer to make sure she gets a red pen?
March 23, 2014 by Orko

Engllish
Could you please check these descriptions I need to prepare for tomorrow? Thank you. 1) The man in photo A is wearing a black tuxedo with a white shirt and a grey-and-black striped tie underneath. He is also wearing a belt. He is holding a black folder in his right hand. 2) He...
September 4, 2011 by Henry2

math
1/6 of a box of paperclips are red, 5/12 of them are blue and 2/5 of the remainder are black. If there are 10 black paperclips, how many more blue paper clips are there than red ones?
February 13, 2014 by Mo

statistic
A roulette wheel has alternating red and black numbered slots into one of which the ball finally stops to determine the winner. If a gambler always bets on black to win, what is the probability of winning at least 24 times in a series of 36 spins? (Note that at least 24 wins ...
January 27, 2013 by Nickie

math
danielle has 30 jelly beans and 18 green jelly beans. What is the ratio of yellow jelly beans to greens jelly beans
February 2, 2012 by Anonymous

Biology
Living yeast cells placed in a particular type of red dye (called Congo red) remain colourless. However, dead yeast cells placed in the same dye turn red. Explain this observation.
March 4, 2009 by Anna

Biology
This is to do with genetics and drosophila. There are 3 pairs of characteristics - body colour, eye colour and wing length. The parents are all from pure-breeding lines. First Cross P1: male-grey body, normal wings female-black body, vestigial wings F1: all females-grey body, ...
March 7, 2010 by Anonymous

biology
This is to do with genetics and drosophila. There are 3 pairs of characteristics - body colour, eye colour and wing length. The parents are all from pure-breeding lines. First Cross P1: male-grey body, normal wings female-black body, vestigial wings F1: all females-grey body, ...
March 10, 2010 by Anonymous

Math
Laurie is holding 6 red cards and 7 black cards. If two cards are selected at random(w/out replacement), what is the probability that the first card selected is red and the second is black?
February 27, 2012 by Jane

math
1.A box contains four red marbles, seven white marbles, and five blue marbles. If one marble is drawn at random, find the probability for each of the following: a.A blue marble is drawn: ______ b.A red or blue marble is drawn: _____ c.Neither a blue or red marble is drawn:
October 9, 2009 by cindy

math
In a bag there are red, green, black,and white marbles. If there are 6 red, 8 green, 4 black, and 12 white and one marble is to be selected at random, what is the probability it will be white? I dont know how to solve these.
August 3, 2011 by Amy

math
You have seven balls labelled 1,2,…,7 and seven unlabelled, indistinguishable boxes. How many different ways can the balls be placed into the boxes? Details and assumptions Since the boxes are indistinguishable, putting all 7 balls into one box is the same as putting all 7 ...
June 24, 2013 by anonymous

probability and statistics
a set of 10 cards consists of 5 red cards and 5 black cards. the cards are shuffled thoroughly and i choose one at random, observe its color, and replace it in the set. the cards are thouruoghly reshuffled and i again choose a card at random, observe its color and replace it ...
November 24, 2008 by Derek

Statistics
A bucket has 3 blacks and 7 red balls. (a) What is the probability of drawing a black fall on the first draw? (my answer - 3/10 x 100 = 30%) (b) What is the probability of drawing a red ball on the 2nd draw if you replace the black ball you drew on the first draw? (my answer...
February 11, 2012 by Laura

math
There are 25 cars in a parking lot. Nine of the cars are red. The rest of the cars are black and white. A. What percent of cars in the lot are red? Not red? B. describe two ways to determine the percent of cars that are not black given the number of white cars.
April 29, 2013 by tessa

Math!!!
Jim bought 1520 g of beans. He used all the beans to make 16 bean bags. How many hrams of beans did he use for each bean bag? - equation format please!
May 11, 2014 by Dianne G.

maths probability
a box contains 20 red,30 black,40 blue,50 white. what will be the minimum number of balls to be drawn without replacement so that you are certain about getting 4 red,5 black,6 blue,7 white balls? A.140 B.97 C.104 D.124
June 27, 2014 by my era

Probabilities
1.) two marbles are drawn without replacement from a bowl containing seven red, four blue, and nine yellow marbles. what is the probability that at least one is red? 2.)a card is drawn from a standard deck of 52 cards. what is the probability that the card is neither a four or...
November 9, 2010 by J

Probabilities
1.) two marbles are drawn without replacement from a bowl containing seven red, four blue, and nine yellow marbles. what is the probability that at least one is red? 2.)a card is drawn from a standard deck of 52 cards. what is the probability that the card is neither a four or...
November 9, 2010 by J

math
in a bag of red and black jellybeans, 136 are red and the remainer are black jellybeans. If 15% of the jellybeans in the bag are black, what is the total number of jellybeans in the bag?
October 19, 2010 by Marie

math
Barstucks is making a new coffee blend. The company bought 50lbs. of Kona beans at $34.95 per lb. and plans to mix these beans with Columbian beans that sell for $7.99 per lb. wholesale. If Barstucks wants its cost of the blend to be $11.95 per lb., how many lbs. of Columbian ...
April 20, 2011 by zee

statistic help please
2. A survey of 259 families was made to determine their vacation habits. The two way table below sorts the families by location and the vacations by the length of the vacation. Rural Suburban Urban Total 1–7 days 80 39 37 156 8ormore days52 32 19 103 Total 132 71 56 259 What ...
March 16, 2014 by shantel

Prob. & Statistics
If one event, say Black, has P(.70) and another event, say Red, has P(.30). What is the probability in ten events of alternating choices, Red then Black, and being 100% correct, 90% correct. What should be the expected % correct and what is the standard deviation?
January 2, 2012 by Joe D.

Math - Reposted - Mahi's question
Fill the seven quart. Empty into the five quart, leaving two. Mark the 7 quart jar at that 2 quart level. dump the five quart contents. Pour the 2 quarts into the five, marking its level. Fill the seven quart to the 2 quart level where marked. Fill the five quart to the two ...
February 9, 2007 by bobpursley

4th grademath
A serving of green beans is 125 g. The cafetreia has 10 5 kg cans of green beans. does the cafeteria have enough green beans to server 350 studens?
February 10, 2014 by mythreyee

statistics
Suppose a box has eight differently colored tennis balls in it. The colors are green, blue, red, purple, orange, black, and white. if I will randomly pick out three balls (without replacement), then what is the probability that the balls chosen will be green, yellow, and red (...
June 12, 2012 by Sarah

math
The Standard blend of coffee uses 4 oz arabica beans and 12 oz of robusta beans per package; the Deluxe blend uses 10 oz of arabica beans and 6 oz of robusta beans per package. The merchant has 80 lbs. of arabica beans and 90 lbs. of robusta beans available. Find a system of ...
April 11, 2014 by anonymous

math214
A box contains four red marbles, seven white marbles and five blue marbles. If one marble is drawn at random, find the probability for each of the following: (a) A blue marble drawn. _____________ (b) A red or a blue marble is drawn. _____________ (c) Neither a red nor a blue ...
March 8, 2010 by alicia

7th Grade Math Ms. Sue Plz Help
1. You flip a coin 30 times and get heads 11 times, so the chance of getting heads is eleven over thirty . Is this an example of theoretical or experimental probability? (1 point) theoretical experimental 2. You have made 3 out of 10 of your last free throws. How many free ...
April 17, 2013 by Gabby

Statistics
Suppose a bag contains 7 red chips, 8 black chips, and 3 green chips. You draw two chips (without replacement) from the bag. Find the probability that you drew a red chip first and then a black chip second.
April 30, 2010 by Savannah

Math
A standard deck of playing cards contains 52 cards in four suits of 13 cards each. Two suits are red and two suits are black. Find each probability.Assume the first card is replaced before the second card is drawn. 1.P(black,queen) 2.P(jack,queen) How would I solve these type ...
February 10, 2010 by Shadow

math
A jar contains 21 red, 4 black, 12 orange, and 18 pink marbles. A marble is drawn at random. P(black) I think 4/55
March 13, 2014 by Anonymous

Maths
You have seven balls labelled 1,2,…,7 and seven unlabelled, indistinguishable boxes. How many different ways can the balls be placed into the boxes? Can anyone please work the complete solution. I got the answer but it was solved by my brother and he challenged me to get the ...
June 25, 2013 by Satyam

Astronomy
Why didn’t the Universe collapse into a black hole in the past when there was so much matter in such a small space? (a) Most of the particles in the early Universe were unstable and decayed before a black hole could form. By the time only stable particles were left (protons, ...
October 1, 2013 by qwerty

finite math
6 red balls, 5 black balls, 4 green balls, what is probability, 1 red ball and one black ball pick, with replacing ball
May 2, 2012 by cindy

probability and counting
(1 pt) A box contains 25 yellow, 28 green and 38 red jelly beans. If 13 jelly beans are selected at random, what is the probability that: a) 5 are yellow? b) 5 are yellow and 7 are green? c) At least one is yellow?
April 13, 2011 by Hannah

PHYSICS Urgent help please
A red ball is thrown up off the edge of a building 10 m tall with an initial speed of 4 m/s. A) how long does it take for the red ball to strike the ground below? B) If a black ball is dropped off the edge of the same building, how many seconds after the release of the red ...
November 15, 2012 by Dave

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