Sheet # 170 Critical Thinking
Name: _____________________ Date_____________
Use drawings, words, or numbers to explain how you got your answer.
1) Jenny has 2 pennies, a nickel, a dime, and a quarter in her pocket. She takes out one coin without seeing. What is the probability that it is a dime?
2) Mike's Bike Shop is giving away a free bike. The ten names listed below have been written on slips of paper and placed in a hat. Only one name is drawn. What is the probability that the name drawn begins with the letter "A"?
3) You have a bag of marbles that contains 6 red, 4 blue, and 8 yellow ones. If you choose one marble without looking, what color would you have the best chance of drawing?
Answers for sheet # 170
1) 1/5 or one out of 5
3) Yellow. 8/18
Answer for sheet # 142