Problem 25BSC

In Exercises, express all probabilities as fractions.

Jumble Puzzle Many newspapers carry “Jumble,” a puzzle in which the reader must unscramble letters to form words. The letters MYAIT were included in newspapers on the day this exercise was written. How many ways can those letters be arranged? Identify the correct unscrambling; then determine the probability of getting that result by randomly selecting one arrangement of the given letters.

Solution 25BSC

= 1/120