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Lines of symmetry go through point <math>P</math>, and there are <math>8</math> directions the lines could go, and there are <math>4</math> dots at each direction.<math>\frac{4\times8}{80}=\boxed{\textbf{(C)} \frac{2}{5}}</math>. | Lines of symmetry go through point <math>P</math>, and there are <math>8</math> directions the lines could go, and there are <math>4</math> dots at each direction.<math>\frac{4\times8}{80}=\boxed{\textbf{(C)} \frac{2}{5}}</math>. | ||
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+ | Solution detailing how to solve the problem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4L95z9DwlhI&list=PLbhMrFqoXXwmwbk2CWeYOYPRbGtmdPUhL&index=7 | ||
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Latest revision as of 12:39, 23 April 2021
Problem 6
There are grid points (uniformly spaced) in the square shown in the diagram below, including the points on the edges. Point is in the center of the square. Given that point is randomly chosen among the other points, what is the probability that the line is a line of symmetry for the square?
Solution 1
Lines of symmetry go through point , and there are directions the lines could go, and there are dots at each direction..
Video Solution
Solution detailing how to solve the problem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4L95z9DwlhI&list=PLbhMrFqoXXwmwbk2CWeYOYPRbGtmdPUhL&index=7
See also
2019 AMC 8 (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
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