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Nerissa has 5 pink bows, 1 blue bow, and 4 purple bows in a box. She will randomly choose 1 bow from the box. What is the probability Nerissa will choose a purple bow?

i have no clue

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  1. It would be the third one because there are a total of 10 bows in one box and she need to pick one random bow

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  2. Uh... thanks. Can anyone confirm? Or have another opinion?

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  3. Please wait for a real math tutor. They have tutor images next to their names.

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  4. 4 of the 10 bows are purple
    P(purple) = 4/10 = 2/5

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  5. oh, i didn't know that thank you

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