Probability Worksheets

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281.

6 peaches(P1) and 8 pears(P2) were in a basket. Mike took out 5 fruits one after the other. The fruit that he picked are: P1, P2, P1, P2, and P2. Identify the graph that shows the results.

a. | Figure 1 | ||

b. | Figure 2 | ||

c. | Figure 3 | ||

d. | Figure 4 |

Correct answer : (3)

282.

4 green(G) and 6 red(R) apples were in a basket. Jessica picked 3 apples, G, R, and R one after the other. Which one of these bar graphs shows the results?

a. | Figure 2 | ||

b. | Figure 1 | ||

c. | Figure 4 | ||

d. | Figure 3 |

Correct answer : (3)

283.

A bag contains 5 red, 1 blue, and 2 green counters. Sam picked a counter. Which color is he most likely to pick?

a. | I don′t know. | ||

b. | red | ||

c. | green | ||

d. | blue |

Correct answer : (2)

284.

A bag contains 3 yellow, 1 green, and 2 pink crayons. Kathy picked a crayon. Which color is she least likely to pick?

a. | pink | ||

b. | green | ||

c. | yellow | ||

d. | I don′t know. |

Correct answer : (2)

285.

Sam randomly placed 12 Math, 5 English, and 3 Science books in a bag. Then he asked his sister to pick a book from the bag without looking. Which book is she most likely to pick?

a. | Math | ||

b. | Science | ||

c. | English | ||

d. | I don′t know. |

Correct answer : (1)

286.

There were 5 black and 5 blue balls in a bag. Austin picked a ball from the bag. Which ball is he most likely to pick?

a. | blue | ||

b. | black | ||

c. | both are equally likely | ||

d. | I don′t know. |

Correct answer : (3)

287.

There are 6 oranges, 4 bananas, and 5 apples in a basket. Kathy picks a fruit without looking. Which fruit is least likely to be picked?

a. | apple | ||

b. | orange | ||

c. | I don′t know. | ||

d. | banana |

Correct answer : (4)

288.

There are 7 tomatoes, 10 carrots, and 9 capsicums in a bag. George picked a vegetable from the basket without looking. Which one of these is most likely to be picked?

a. | tomato | ||

b. | carrot | ||

c. | capsicum | ||

d. | none of these |

Correct answer : (2)

289.

I put 4 red, 2 blue, and 9 yellow counters in a box. Then I picked a counter from the box without looking. Which color is least likely to be picked?

a. | blue | ||

b. | yellow | ||

c. | red | ||

d. | I don′t know. |

Correct answer : (1)

290.

Where is the spinner most likely to land on?

a. | the unshaded region | ||

b. | not anywhere | ||

c. | shaded region | ||

d. | I don′t know. |

Correct answer : (1)