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8-12 Probability



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

A basket contains 12 black pens and 8 blue pens.  Each pen is the same size and same.  Jonathan will randomly select 2 pens from the basket without replacement.  What is the probability Jonathan will select a blue pen and then a black pen?
A
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C
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B
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D
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 2. 

Three fair coins are flipped at the same time.  What is the probability that all three will be display heads?
A
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C
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B
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D
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 3. 

Daquan has a bag of candy contains 8 grape candies, 5 cherry candies, 3 lemon candies and 6 lime candies.  What is the probability he will select a cherry candy, put it back in the bag and select a grape candy? 
A
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C
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B
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D
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 4. 

Daquan has a bag of candy contains 8 grape candies, 5 cherry candies, 3 lemon candies and 6 lime candies. What is the probability he will select a lime candy eat it, then select a grape candy to eat?
A
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C
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B
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D
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 5. 

Sarah has two spinners.  Spinner A has six equal sections and spinner B has eight equal sections.
                 Spinner A                                   Spinner B
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Sarah will spin the two spinners at the same time.  What is the probability that both spinners will land on a color that is not red? 
A
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C
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B
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D
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 6. 

Sarah has two spinners.  Spinner A has six equal sections and spinner B has eight equal sections.
                 Spinner A                                   Spinner B
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Sarah spins both spinners at the same time.  What is the probability that spinner A will land on blue and spinner B will land on purple?
A
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C
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B
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D
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