11.6.33It is equally probable that the pointer on the spinnershown will land on any one of the eight regionsnumbered 1 through 8. If the pointer lands on aborderline, spin again. Find the probability that thepointer will stop on an odd number or a number greaterthan 5The probability isType an integer or a fraction. Simplify your answer.)

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11.6.33
It is equally probable that the pointer on the spinner
shown will land on any one of the eight regions
numbered 1 through 8. If the pointer lands on a
borderline, spin again. Find the probability that the
pointer will stop on an odd number or a number greater
than 5
The probability is
Type an integer or a fraction. Simplify your answer.)
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11.6.33 It is equally probable that the pointer on the spinner shown will land on any one of the eight regions numbered 1 through 8. If the pointer lands on a borderline, spin again. Find the probability that the pointer will stop on an odd number or a number greater than 5 The probability is Type an integer or a fraction. Simplify your answer.)

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It is possible for the pointer to land on a number that is both Odd and greater than 5.

 number  Odd numbers {1,3,5,7} is 4,

 Number Greater than 5  {6,7,8} is 3

7 is only number which  Odd and greater than 5.

The probability of landing on a number that is Odd or greater than 5 is calculated as follows:

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These events are not mut...

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