# Help me please?

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The question: A travel agency is giving away a free trip as part of a grand opening. The trip will be to one of the ten locations listed.

London, Paris, Rome, Sydney, Athens,

Nassau, Hong Kong, Madrid, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro

What is the probability that a trip will be to either Nassau or Paris?

The question: A travel agency is giving away a free trip as part of a grand opening. The trip will be to one of the ten locations listed.

London, Paris, Rome, Sydney, Athens,

Nassau, Hong Kong, Madrid, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro

What is the probability that a trip will be to either Nassau or Paris?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 12, 2018

#### Explanation:

Out of ten total possible, only two are EITHER Nassau OR Paris. As such, the probability of being Nassau OR Paris will be

I emphasize either and or because people may confuse it with both and and. That'd screw up the calculations, and assume some things about the problem that aren't supported by the question's details.