Probability of Shapes in other Shapes

transamgt24

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[h=1]A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the part that is NOT shaded.[/h][h=1]mc132-1.jpg[/h]A. about 25%

B. about 33%
C. about 20%

D. about 10%
 

Dr.Peterson

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A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the part that is NOT shaded.

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A. about 25%

B. about 33%
C. about 20%

D. about 10%
Suppose each side of the square is 1 unit. No, make that 2 units to make this easy.

What is the area of the square? What is the area of the shaded region?
 
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