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kierstena
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Joseph buys a bag of 60 pieces of taffy. In the bag, there are 6 cinnamon pieces, 24 raspberry pieces, 18 key lime pieces and the rest are candy apple pieces. If he randomly draws one piece of taffy, what is the probability that it is a piece of raspberry taffy? A. 0.2 B. 0.04 C. 0.4 D. 0.8

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kimmie426

Okay, So We First Need To Look At Our Information. We Have 24 Raspberry Pieces. So, Lets First Set This Up As A Fraction. 24 Raspberry/60 Pieces.Now, Lets Simplify The Fraction To Make It Easier. Divide Both By 12. You Get 2/5. Now, Divide. You Get 0.4. Hope This Helps!

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