Probabilities of Matching Colors

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A blindfolded man throws a dart at each of the three disks, achieving "success" on each disk by hitting one of the colors to be matched with his dart. The probability that he achieves success on all three of the disks is the product of the probabilities for each disk.

Contributed by: Jesse Nochella (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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