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Garrett throws dart at a circular dart board. the dart board has a radius of 16 inches, and the bull's eye in the center of the dart has a radius of 6 inches. What is the probability that a dart thrown at random within the dartboard will hit the bull's eye?

Alexa Spicer

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Dana Keller on February 11, 2019

In the first place, we know that the probability of hitting the bull's eye is equal to the area of a bull's-eye / the area of the target. And the formula for calculating the area is S=1/2 π r2. Then, we get that the probability is equal to 62/162=9/64.

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