# SOLUTION: A spinner is divided into 9 equal sections. There are 4 yellow sections and 5 green sections. The spinner is spun 45 times. Which proportion can be used to find the number of tim

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 Question 458862: A spinner is divided into 9 equal sections. There are 4 yellow sections and 5 green sections. The spinner is spun 45 times. Which proportion can be used to find the number of times, B, that the spinner could be expected to land on a green section? Answer by stanbon(57387)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A spinner is divided into 9 equal sections. There are 4 yellow sections and 5 green sections. The spinner is spun 45 times. Which proportion can be used to find the number of times, B, that the spinner could be expected to land on a green section? --- P(green on one spin) = 5/9 ---- Expected number of green in 45 spins: (5/9)45 = 25 ====================================================== Cheers, Stan H. ===========