T transamgt24 New member Joined Jan 12, 2018 Messages 1 Jan 12, 2018 #1 [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][/h]A. about 25% B. about 33% C. about 20% D. about 10%

[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][/h]A. about 25% B. about 33% C. about 20% D. about 10%

Dr.Peterson Elite Member Joined Nov 12, 2017 Messages 4,418 Jan 12, 2018 #2 transamgt24 said: A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the part that is NOT shaded. View attachment 8980 A. about 25% B. about 33% C. about 20% D. about 10% Click to expand... 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?

transamgt24 said: A point in the figure is selected at random. Find the probability that the point will be in the part that is NOT shaded. View attachment 8980 A. about 25% B. about 33% C. about 20% D. about 10% Click to expand... 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?