# There are some caps in a box. 1/6 of them are red, 1/3 of them are blue and 3/7 of the remainder are green. If there are 27 green caps, how many caps are there altogether? How should I solve

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1. ## STATISTICS

There are 10 colored balls in a box ( 5 red, 3 blue, 2 green ). What is the probability of picking out a red ball and then a blue ball ( If I do not replace the red ball

2. ## Math

a box contains red markers ,blue markers amd green markers . there are more blue makers than red .the probability of randomly selecting a blue marker from the box is 1/5 . that is a possible probability that a randomly selected marker from he box is red?

3. ## Math

A bag contains equal numbers of red, blue, and yellow marbles. A student chooses a marble at random. What is the relationship between the probability that the marble is red and the probability that the marble is not red? A) P(red) = P(not red) B) P(red) =

4. ## math

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your

5. ## mathematics

solve this probability :a box contains 10 marble, seven of which are black and three are red.three marbles are drawn,one after the other without replacement. find the probability of choosing 1 red,1 black and 1 red marble. in that order

6. ## Math

Assume a box contains three red jelly beans and two green ones. We consider the event that a red bean is drawn. Suppose I pick a jelly bean from the box without looking. I record the color but do not put the bean back in the box. Then I choose a bean

7. ## math

A box contained some red, blue, and green markers. For every 5 red markers, there were 2 blue markers. For every 3 blue markers, there were 5 green markers. a.​​Find the ratio of red markers to blue markers to green markers. b.​When 6 red markers

8. ## math

Consider a box that contains 14 red balls,12 blue balls and 9 yellow balls.A ball is drawn at random and the color is noted and then put back inside the box.Then,another ball is drawn at random.Find the probability? a.both are blue b.both balls are yellow

9. ## math

Three softball teams ordered equipment from the same catalog. The first team spent \$285 on 5 shirts, 4 caps, and 8 bats. The second team spent \$210 on 12 shirts and 6 caps. The third team spent \$250 for 7 shirts, 10 caps, and 3 bats. What were the catalog

10. ## Statistics

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your

11. ## Algebra

you have two boxes of colored pens. The first box contains a red pen, ab blue pen, and a green pen. The second box contains a yellow pen, a red pen, and a black pen. What is the set that represents all the pens.

12. ## probability theory

3 students; A, B and C, are in a swimming race. A and B have the same probability of winning and each is twice as likely to win as C. Find the probability that B or C wins the swimming race. 3) Given three boxes as follows: Box A contains 3 red, 2 white

13. ## math,(fraction)

Mr Lim put some red pens and blue pens into a box.The ratio of the number of red pens to the number of blue pens was 3:4. He added 20 red pens into the box and the ratio became 2:1. a. were there more red pens or blue pens in the box at the end? b. how

14. ## Math

In a box of coloured pencils 1/6 are blue, 5/12 are green, 1/3 are red and the remainder of 108 are yellow. How many pencil are in the box?

15. ## precalculus

There are two boxes. The red box contains four red marbles and one blue marble, and the blue box contains five blue marbles and three red marbles. The following experiment is done a hundred times: A marble is randomly drawn from one of the boxes, its color

16. ## math

A box contained some red, blue, and green markers. For every 5 red markers, there were 2 blue markers. For every 3 blue markers, there were 5 green markers. a.​​Find the ratio of red markers to blue markers to green markers. b.​When 6 red markers

17. ## Math

max has a box of 200 colored blocks. the box has an equal number of green and blue blocks and equal number of red and yellow blocks. if max arranged all of the green blocks in stacks of 12 and all of the blue blocks in stacks of 7, how many red blocks are

18. ## statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.

19. ## math

There are some caps in a box. 1/6 of them are red, 1/3 of them are blue and 3/7 of the remainder are green. If there are 27 green caps, how many caps are there altogether? How should I solve this?

20. ## physics

The red box has a mass of 20.1 kg and the blue box has a mass of 14.5 kg and the force is 290 N. To the nearest tenth of a m/s2 what is the acceleration of the combination? The diagram looks like this: F --> [Red Box][Blue Box] On a straight plane, not on

21. ## math-probability

Mary has 3 boxes with Marbles. Eavh box is labeled so that she knows what is in each box. She has 1 box with 2 blue marbles, another box with 2 red marbles and a 3rd box with 1 red and 1 blue marble. Mary's little sister removed all the labels and she

22. ## Statistics and Probability

A box contains 4 red and 5 blue marbles. Michele picks three marbles at random from this box. If Z is a random variable representing the # of blue marbles picked from the box, do the following. a. Express the probability mass function of Z in tabular form.

23. ## Math

A box containing 5 red balls and 3 green balls weighs 43 g. When the box contains 3 red balls and 5 red balls it weighs 37g. When it contains one ball of each it weighs 19g. What is the mass of the box and of each ball.

24. ## Math

A box contains 20 red balls and 40 green balls . Four balls are randomly selected from the box without replacement. What is the probability of selecting a red ball followed by a green ball and then another red ball followed by a green ball?

25. ## pre algebra

A college bookstore ordered 6 boxes of red pens. The store sold 32 red pens last week and 35 red pens this week. Five pens were left on the shelf. How many pens were in the box? How would you solve it and check answer into the original problem?

26. ## Math: slope problem

Suppose a line passes through the point (6 caps, \$3/cap) and has a slope of -3. Which of the following points also lie along that line? Select all that apply. a) 4 caps, \$9/cap b) 7 caps, \$0/cap c) 5 caps, \$5/cap d) 2 caps, \$7/cap e) 7 caps, \$1/cap f) 4

27. ## I need help

There are 5 gift boxes of different sizes. The red box is bigger than the white box. The yellow box is bigger than the white box. The black box is smaller than the red box. The blue box is bigger than the yellow box but smaller than the black one. Which

28. ## Statistics

I have two boxes with balls; box #1 and box #2. Box #1 has 3 red balls and 2 blue balls.Box #2 has 7 red balls and 3 blue balls. what is the probability that if a red ball is picked, it is from box #1

29. ## I need help

Rusty has a cap collection. He has 2 shelves with 9 football team caps on each shelf. He has 3 shelves with 11 shelves with 11 baseball caps on each shelf.He gives his best friend 2 football caps and 3 baseball caps. How many caps, c, does Rusty have now?

30. ## statistics

A box contains 19 red marbles and 19 green marbles. Sampling at random from the box five times with replacement, you have drawn a red marble all five times. What is the probability of drawing a red marble the sixth time?

31. ## math

a custom printing store is planning on adding painters caps to its product line. For the first year the fixed costs for setting up production are \$15,000 the variable costs for producing a dozen caps are \$8 the revenue on each dozen caps will be \$20 find

32. ## m

The black box is smaller than the red box. The blue box is bigger than the yellow box but smaller than the black one. Which box is the biggest? Which box is the smallest?

33. ## math

Box A has 3 red marbles and2 yellow marbles. Box B has 2 red marbles and 1 yellow marble. If you have to pick a re marble to win a prize and you can not look in the box, which box would give you the best chance of winning the prize?

34. ## math

A box contained some red, blue, and green markers. For every 5 red markers, there were 2 blue markers. For every 3 blue markers, there were 5 green markers. a. Find the ratio of red markers to blue markers to green markers. b. When 6 red markers were

35. ## math

Joe works on an assembly line that fills boxes with various toy trinkets. Every sixth box gets a red ball and every eighth box gets a blue whistle. How often does a box get both a red ball and a blue whistle? Hint least common multiple Can someone please

36. ## statistics

A box of marbles contains an equal number of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements.

37. ## Math

If Jason tosses a cube numbered from 1 to 6 what is the Probability that he will not toss a 3? 5/6? What is the probability that Jason will toss a number less than 7? 6/6? A box contains 25 cubes If you select one cube the probability of choosing a red

38. ## Statistics

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your

39. ## math

a blue box has 5 times as many marbles as a red box. the blue box has 24 more marbles than the red box. how many marbles are in each box?

40. ## maths

a box of red,blue and green pencils contains 20 in all.there are 6 times as many blue pencilas green ones,and fewer rd pencils than blue ones. how many red pencilsare in he box

41. ## math

A college bookstore ordered six boxes of red pens. The store sold 32 red pens last week and 35 red pens this week. Five pens were left on the shelf. How many pens were in each box?

42. ## Math homework

There are caps in a box. 1/6 are red, 1/3 are blue, and 3/7 of the remainder are green. There are 27 green caps, how many caps are there in total.

43. ## Math

There are some caps in a box. 1/6 are red, 1/3 are blue, and 3/7 of the remainder are green. If there are 27 green caps, how many caps are there all together?

44. ## math

there are54 bottle caps in a box.Nicole has 8 bottle caps in a bag.Marvin takes 8 bottle caps out of the box.How many bottle caps are left in the box?

45. ## math

Mrs. Dwayne has three boxes. The first box contains three red marbles and five blue marbles. The second box has four red marbles and six blue marbles. The third box has five red marbles and seven blue marbles. Mrs Dwayne pulls a marble from each box five

46. ## mathematics

18. Box A and B coiatailaed some 18d and blue ribbons. In Box A. the number 2 of red tti>ons.was-3 of the runbef of blle rl>bons. In box B. the ratio of the number of red rl>bona to the·runbet of the blue ri>bol• waa 8 : 7. The runber· of ribbons In

47. ## To Nicole

1. Your duplicate post has been deleted. 2. Get rid of the extra words and exclamation marks in the box marked First Name. It's extremely distracting and puts teachers off. 3. When you type in all-caps, two things happen: **it's harder to read, and **it's

48. ## math-probability

Mary has 3 boxes with Marbles. Eavh box is labeled so that she knows what is in each box. She has 1 box with 2 blue marbles, another box with 2 red marbles and a 3rd box with 1 red and 1 blue marble. Mary's little sister removed all the labels and she

49. ## Math

Many has two boxes one contains 10 colored pencils 4 of witch are red and 6 which are green the other box onther box contains 7 markers and which 4 are red and 3 are blue what's the probability of of many choosing green green pencil and red marker

50. ## math

crazy caps is giving away free caps. they gave away 4 caps in first hour.8 in the second hour. 12 in the third hour. 16 in the fouth hour. how many crazy caps will they give away in the six hour.

51. ## math

A box contains 7 green, 4 red and 3 blue marbles. One marble is pulled from the box without looking, what is the probability of not getting a red marble? Work:7+4+3=14 4/14=2/7 Or 7+3=10 4/10=2/5 Which one is correct.

52. ## probability

If a box contains 4 red poker chips and 3 blue. What is the probability that all 3 will be red if we randomly select each chip with replacement? Woould it be 4/7*4/7*4/7 because there are 4 red or would it 3/7* 3/7*3/7 because they only want 3 of the 4?

53. ## statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.

54. ## Statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.

55. ## Maths

Gerry earns \$0.60 for every canned drink he sells. He earns an extra bonus of \$5 for every 20 cans he sells. How many cans does he sell if he earns \$53.40? Kevin and Janet had 480 books in total. After Kevin gave 1/9 of his books to Janet, they had an

56. ## Data Management

A box contains 14 yellow, 6 green, 10 purple, and 12 red candies jumbled together. What is the expected number of red candies among 5 candies poured from the box?

57. ## Math

A box has 9 marbles, 4 of which are white and 5 of which are red. A sample of 5 marbles is selected randomly from the box without replacement. What is the probability that exactly 3 are white and 2 are red? (Enter your answer as an exact fraction.)

58. ## statistics

Suppose a box of marbles contains an equal number of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as amny green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilitites to the elements.

59. ## Math

There are a few red and a few green balls in a box, Blind folded, you have to take out 7 balls to have a red for sure,and you have to take out 13 to have a ball from both colours for sure. How many green and how many red balls are there in the box?

60. ## Stats / Prob

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your

61. ## Algebra help??!!

I'm really confused with sets, could someone please check my answer?? I just really don't want to get it wrong... You have two boxes of colored pens, The first box contains a red pen, a blue pen, and a green pen, The second box contains a yellow pen, a red

62. ## Algebra 2

A box contains 4 blue golf tees, 2 red ones, 1 yellow tee, and 3 white ones. Two tees are randomly drawn from the box. Find the probability of choosing a blue tee followed by a red one, if the first tee chosen is returned to the box before choosing the

63. ## Mathematics

In Ms. Gonzalez 3rd period class of 20 students, 75% students have an older sibling. How many students are in the class? A box of colored candies contains 9 red candies. Twenty percent of the candies in the box are red. How many candies are in the box?

64. ## math

A box containing 5 red balls and 3 green balls weighs 43 g. When the box contains 3 red balls and 5 red balls it weighs 37g. When it contains one ball of each it weighs 19g. What is the mass of the box and of each ball.

65. ## Math

A box contained some red, blue, and green markers. For every 3 red markers, there were 2 blue markers. For every 3 blue markers, there were 7 green markers. A) Find the ratio of red markers to blue markers to green markers. B) When 7 markers were removed

66. ## math

Cody has 6 times as many bottle caps in his collection as Rebecca. Cody has 36 bottle caps. Write an equation to find the number of bottle caps Rebecca has, c.

67. ## math

cody has 6 times as many bottle caps in his collection as Rebecca. cody has 36 bottle caps. write an equation to find the number of bottle caps rebecca has,c

68. ## Maths

In a box of markers there are eight which have dried up and will not write. The box contains 15 red, 15 purple, 5 black and 10 white markers. A marker is picked at random from the box. Find the probability that a) it is red b) it is not black c) it is

69. ## math

A box A contains 9 red balls and 1 white ball. A box B contain 8 red balls and 1 white ball. A ball is to be taken at random from box A and put into box B. Then a ball is to be taken at random from box B. Find the probability that this ball from box B is

70. ## probability

A box contains n balls of which 2 are red and the rest are green. Two balls are to be selected at random one after the other from the box without replacement. If the probability of selecting 2 red balls is 1/28, find; the value of n the probability that a

71. ## maths-probability

A box contains n balls of which 2 are red and the rest are green. Two balls are to be selected at random one after the other from the box without replacement. If the probability of selecting 2 red balls is 1/28, find; the value of n the probability that a

72. ## Elementary Stats

A box contains two red balls, four green balls, and two white balls. You extract balls from the box with replacement 100 times. Eachh time you extract a red ball, you win \$1; a green ball, you lose \$0.50; a white ball, nothing happens. -Make a box model of

73. ## Statistics

A box contains 4 red marbles and 5 blue marbles. Michelle picks 3 marbles at a random. If Z is the random variable, representing the number of blue marbles picked from the box. Do the ff: A. Express the probability function in tabular and formula form. B.

74. ## finite math

A box contains 14 balls (10 red and 4 white). Three balls randomly drawn out of the box. Determine the following probabilities: P(three red balls)= P(two red and one white)= P(one red and two white balls)= P(three white balls)=

75. ## For Carol - Business Law

Carol, when you type in all-caps, two things happen: **it's harder to read, and **it's the online equivalent to SHOUTING. Your posts have been removed. Please re-post your questions -- in regular mode, not with the Caps Lock feature turned on. Thanks. =)

76. ## business

What other things besides CAPS can communicate unintentional tone in an email? I am at a lost here all I can think of is your tone and caps brings off a bad message.

77. ## math

A box contains 8 blue balls and 2 red balls. Three balls are selected from the box at random without replacement. Find the probability that two balls are blue and one ball is red.

78. ## math

16stickers are placed in a box if one sticker Is drawn from the box which color is it most Likely to be? Key:-1 Red I I I Blue I I I I Yellow I I Green I I I I I I I

79. ## Math

You have two boxes of colored pens. The first box contains a red pen, a blue pen, and green pen. The second box contains a yellow pen, a red pen, and a black pen. What is the set that represents all the pens?

80. ## math

A box contains four red, three blue, and six green lenses. Two lenses are randomly selected from the box. Find the probability of getting two red lenses when two are selected if the first selection is NOT replaced before the second selection is made.

81. ## Math/Statistics

I don't get how to do this...can anyone help? 1. In a large box are 20 ping-pong balls—10 of them are red and numbered 1 through 10, and the other 10 of them are green and also numbered 1 through 10. Two balls are selected from the box without

82. ## math

a box contains 4 white,6 red, and 8blue marbles.what is the probability,expressed as a common fration,that one marble,drawn at random,will be red?

83. ## math

John has a box that contains one red ball and one blue ball. Every minute he reaches into the box and randomly takes out a ball from it (without looking). No matter which ball he took out, he puts it back together with another ball of the same color. Thus,

84. ## Math

John has a box that contains one red ball and one blue ball. Every minute he reaches into the box and randomly takes out a ball from it (without looking). No matter which ball he took out, he puts it back together with another ball of the same color. Thus,

85. ## math

If x=9in, y=18in and the area of the brown frame is 92sq in, what is the area of the inner red box? help!! I don't think you have provided enough information and/or the question isn't clear. Do you have a diagram that goes along with the question? What is

86. ## arithmetic

If a blue box has 5 times as many marbles as a red box and the blue box has 24 more marbles than the red box how many marbles are in each box?

87. ## math

A first box contains 2 black and 2 green pens and a second box contains 4 green and 6 red pens. A random pen is taken from the second box and placed in the first, and then a random pen is taken from the first box and placed in the second. What is the

88. ## math

A box contains 4 red pens, 5 blue pens, and 9 green pens. Two pens are drawn out of the box without replacement. What is the probability of drawing a red pen on the first draw and the same color pen on the second draw?

89. ## Probability

A box contains 10 balls. Three of them are white, five are red, and two are black. Calculate the following probabilities: a) The first ball extracted is red. b) The first ball extracted is red or white. c) The second ball extracted is red given that the

90. ## math

How do I approach this problem? Seven green marbles and three red marbles are randomly placed in Box A and in Box B. Box A holds 4 marbles, while Box B holds 6. What is the probability that Box A has at least 2 green marbles?

91. ## Math

How do I approach this problem? Seven green marbles and three red marbles are randomly placed in Box A and in Box B. Box A holds 4 marbles, while Box B holds 6. What is the probability that Box A has at least 2 green marbles?

92. ## Conditional Probability

A box contains 1 green ball, 2 blue balls, and 3 red balls. These balls are selected at random, one after another without replacement, and their colors are noted. Find the conditional probability that the third ball is red given exactly one ball is red.

93. ## logical reasoning, math

a blue box have 5 times as many marbles as a red box. the blue box has 24 more marbles than a red box. how many marbles are in each bx?

94. ## STATISTICS

There are 10 colored balls in a box ( 5 red, 3 blue, 2 green ). What is the probability of picking out a red ball and then a blue ball ( If I do not replace the red ball )? 1/6 1/2 3/20 4/5

95. ## math

A box contains 5 red bowls, 6 yellow bowls and 3 white bowls. If 4 bowls are randomly drawn from the box at the same time, (a)find the probability that exactly 2 red bowls are drawn; (b)find the probability that at least 2 red bowls are drawn. My work: (a)

96. ## Math

A box contains 8 white balls, 7 black and 4 red. How many red balls must be added to the box so that the probability is 3/4? How many black balls need to be added so that it is 1/4? Thanks I have a mental block with this.

97. ## Math

Your teacher has a large box containing an equal number of red and blue folders. There are 24 students in your class. The teacher passes out folders at random. Ten students receive a red folder. Compare the experimental probability of recieving a red

98. ## algebra

A college bookstore ordered six boxes of red pens. The store sold 37 red pens last week and 67 red pens this week. 4 pens were left on the shelf. How many pens were in each box?

99. ## math

there are 5 green, 3 red ,8 yellow, and 3 black marbles in a box. How many marbles does John need to draw before he is absolutely sure he has at least one red marble?

100. ## COMPUERS

HELP!!!!! MY KEYBOARD IS STUCK ON CAPS LOCK AND ALL MY FRIENDS ARE MAD AT ME BECAUSE THEY THINK I AM YELLING! PLEASE TELL ME HOW TO GET MY KEYBOARD OFF OF CAPS LOCK!! ITS RUINING MY LIFE!!