# Math help

It has been found that 60 percent of homes subscribe to a cable service including the program "Cooking with Math". However, of these subscribers, 18 percent never watch "Cooking with Math", while 15 percent claim to watch it more than 5 times per week.

Find the probability (as a decimal value) that a randomly selected home subscribes to a cable service including the program "Cooking with Math" and watches it more than 5 times per week.

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"of these .... 15 percent claim to watch it more than 5 times per week. "

So 60%*15%=9% of all subscribers watch it more than 5 times per week.

Can you take it from here?

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posted by MathMate
2. what do i need to do next i donot understand the second part?

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posted by Courtney

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