# If a letter is randomly taken from the word OCTOPUS, what is the probability that it would be a vowel?

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If a letter is randomly taken from the word OCTOPUS, what is the probability that it would be a vowel?
posted Dec 6
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4/7 = 57.14%

answer Dec 6
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There are 7 letters in OCTOPUS. Out of the 7, 3 letters are vowels. So the probability that a randomly chosen letter would be a vowel is 3/7.

answer Dec 7

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