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When one piece of fruit is taken at random from a fruit bowl, what is the chance that it is an apple?

(1) There are half as many apples as oranges in the fruit bowl.
(2) A third of the fruit in the fruit bowl are oranges.

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SajjadAhmad wrote:
When one piece of fruit is taken at random from a fruit bowl, what is the chance that it is an apple?

(1) There are half as many apples as oranges in the fruit bowl.
(2) A third of the fruit in the fruit bowl are oranges.



We do not know how many type of fruits are there..
I.. so A=O/2...
But what about other fruits..
Insuff

II.. O=1/3
Nothing about apples..
Insufficient

Combined
A=1/2*1/3=1/6
Suff

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