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A garden store has the following miscellaneous flower bulbs in a basket:
5 amaryllis
6 daffodils
4 lilies
3 tulips
A customer bought 4 bulbs from the basket, one of each type of flower. If the next customer selects 1 of the remaining bulbs at random, which is closest to the probability that customer will get a daffodil bulb?
36%
27%
29% <— my answer
21%
Is my answer right?

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  1. No. There are 14 bulbs and 5 of these are daffodil bulbs.

    5/14 = ______%

    Divide the numerator by the denominator and then multiply by 100 to get the percent.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Thank you

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  3. I see 14 total
    5 daf
    agree with Ms. Sue

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    Damon
  4. You're welcome.

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  5. gioof

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