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  • Mar 30, 2010, 05:22 PM
    emely32
    how to solve probability
    Suppose you roll two number cubes and pick a letter of the alphabet at random. Find the probability you roll 2 even numbers and pick one pf the vowels a,e,I,o or u.
    Can anyone help me solve this problem please...
  • Apr 1, 2010, 08:00 AM
    Unknown008

    Do it step by step.

    1. What is the probability of getting an even number?
    2. Then, what is the probability of getting two even numbers?
    3. Then, what is the probability of getting a vowel among the 26 letters?
    4. Multiply 2. by 3. to get the answer. You use multiplication because you need both events to be happening at the same time, it's even numbers and vowel.

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