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# A five sided spinner labelled with sectors p,q,r,s,t is spun 400 times. How do you find the relative frequency?

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Answered Dec 18Maths

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The relative frequency is given by: Relative frequency = Probability x Number of trials As there are 5 sectors, the probability of obtaining any outcome is 1/5. Therefore, the relative frequency of obtaining for instance ‘q’ (or any of the other letters) would be: Relative frequency = 1/5 x 400 = 80 Hope this helps.