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Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of paper each contain one of the set of digits 0 through 9 and 26 slips each contain one of the 26 letters of the alphabet. Determine the probabilities of drawing one slip, what is P (slip contains a vowel)?

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    Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of
    paper each contain one of the digits from the set 0 through 9 and 26 slips
    each contain one of the 26 capital letters of the alphabet. If one slip is drawn
    at random, what is P(slip contains a letter formed from straight]line
    segments only)?
    A) 11/36 B) 15/26 C) 25/36 D) 15/36

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    15 letters formed with straight lines.
    36 different slips.
    p = 15/36 or .416 - 42% rounded.

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