# math

Jamal writes the letters K-A-N-S-A-S on cards and then places the cards in a hat. What are the odds against
picking an S?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 1,669
1. the odds are against 2/7. Meaning 2 out of 7 chances you are going to have s. And 5 out of 7 you will not get S.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 1
2. Benjamin is a professor at a college and wants to know how big classes at his school. To do this, he takes a random sample of 20 classes and counts how many students are in each one: 30, 45, 12, 15, 18, 35, 40, 100, 45, 54, 85, 90, 34, 54, 21, 22, 42, 13, 15, 19. What percent of classes at his school have more than 50 students in them?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 1
3. Marissa, how did you get 7 total letters? There are only 6 letters

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
4. @other John ....cuz S shows up 2 times.....

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
5. guys... Kansas has 6 letters. i realize this is old but wow.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
7. 1/3

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 1

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

if you are dealt 5 cards from a shuffled deck of 52 cards find the probability that all 5 cards are picture cards please show how to get the answer such 6!C! so i can understand

2. ### 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

3. ### Probability

If you are dealt 3 cards from a shuffled deck of 52 cards, find the probability that all 3 cards are picture cards.

Marlon has 4 cards, Jake has 4 cards, and Sam has 3 cards. Can you write a multiplication sentence to find how many cards they have in all? Explain

1. ### math

Rachel is placing playing cards on a table by following these steps. Step 1: First she places one card in the middle of the table. Step 2: Next she adds one more card directly to the left, to the right, above, and below the first

2. ### Math

Brent counted 10 red cards, 10 black cards, and 20 blue cards in a deck of cards. What is the ratio of red cards to the other cards?

3. ### algebra

Tarot cards are used for telling fortunes, and in a reading, the arrangement of the cards is as important as the cards themselves. How many different readings are possible if four cards are selected from a set of seven Tarot

4. ### math

Rachel is placing playing cards on a table by following these steps. Step 1: First she places one card in the middle of the table. Step 2: Next she adds one more card directly to the left, to the right, above, and below the first

1. ### Math

Aimi is making Valentine’s Day cards for everyone in her class. She plans to use a whole sheet of paper for each of her 6 closest friends. She will use 1/8 of a sheet of paper for everyone else in the class. She has 34 sheets of

2. ### Math

Suppose two cards are drawn from a well-shuffled deck of 52-cards. What is the probability that both cards are face cards? What formula would I use?

3. ### math

Barry's deck of cards contains 40 blue cards and 70 red cards. Max's deck of cards contains the same number of blue cards, but the ratio of blue cards to red cards is 8:9. How many total cards does Max's deck of cards contain?

4. ### math

Tarot cards are used for telling fortunes, and in a reading, the arrangement of the cards is as important as the cards themselves. How many different readings are possible if five cards are selected from a set of nine Tarot cards?