# MATH

Ido not know how to do this.

A jar contains 5 green erasers, 2 striped erasers, 4 pink erasers, and 3 white erasers. You select an eraser at random. What is P(not pink)?
(1 point)

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1. prob(pink) = 4/14 = 1/7

prob(not pink) = 1 - 1/7 = 6/7

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posted by Reiny
2. @Reiny pls explain

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posted by PERSON
3. @reiny you are wrong I got the question wrong.

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4. so what is the right answer

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5. the right answer is 5/7 %100 okay because Ms.Dumbo at work is such a dumbo that she's correct = D

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6. Answer is simple. What chance do you have to draw a pink one? 14 Total erasers, 4 are definitely pink. So, you have a 4/14, or 2/7 chance to draw a pink one. You have a 10/14 or 5/7 chance to draw a NOT Pink eraser.

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posted by Duh!
7. Itâ€™s c

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8. Okay, If you add 5 + 2 + 4 + 3 you get 14. If you subtract the pink 4 from 14 you get 10.
You turn that into a fraction, 10/14. Which can be simplfied to 5/7!
YW

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