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## Seventy-five percent of the flowers in the arrangement are roses and the rest are tulips. Of the tulips, 50 percent are pink. To

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Seventy-five percent of the flowers in the arrangement are roses and the rest are tulips. Of the tulips, 50 percent are pink.

To the nearest whole percent, what is the probability that a randomly chosen flower from the arrangement is a pink tulip?

13%

38%

50%

67%

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13%

We start with 100%. Subtract 75% for the roses, and we are left with 25% of the flowers that are tulips.

Of that 25%, 50% are pink. 50% = half. So the question is, what is 1/2 of 25%?

Half of 25 is 12.5. Of your answer choices, 13% is closest.

Answer:13%

Step-by-step explanation:Percentage of tulips=100%-75%

=25%

Percentage of pink tulips=50%×25%

=12.5%

Hence, the option with 13% is closest to 12.5% when it is rounded off to the nearest ten.

Thus, the answer is 13%.

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