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This month Carla caught the following fish in Lake George, 24 trout, 41 sunfish, 12 perch and 23 blue gills. If Carla catches another fish this month, what is the probability of her catching a trout?

A. about 1/2
B. about 1/4
C. about 1/24
D. about 1

My answer is I think 1/24 is this correct?

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  1. how many fish did she catch?

    how many were trout? ... what fraction?

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