# Spinner Survey

## Solution

Antoine | Spinner 1 |

Belinda | Spinner 5 |

Craig | Spinner 4 |

Haley | Spinner 2 |

Thangthip | Spinner 3 |

## Explanation

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 |

Antoine | Haley | Thangthip | Craig | Belinda |
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The probability for each color for each spinner :

Spinner 1 | Spinner 2 | Spinner 3 | Spinner 4 | Spinner 5 | |
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red | |||||

yellow | |||||

blue | |||||

green |

Match the clues to the spinners:

**Thangthip has the best chance of getting yellow.**

Spinner 3 has 4 yellow sections out of 8.

It has more yellow sections than any other spinner.

It has the best chance of getting yellow.

It must be Thangthip's.**Antoine and Haley have the same probability of spinning red.**

Spinners 1 and 2 each have 2 red sections. They have the same probability of getting red.

Spinners 3 and 4 each have 1 red section. They also have the same probability of getting red.

Since Spinner 3 belongs to Thangthip, Spinners 1 and 2 must belong to Antoine and Haley.

Read more clues to see who has each spinner.**Thangthip and Haley have the same probability of getting green.**

Thangthip has Spinner 3.

Its probability of getting green is 2 out of 8.

The other spinner with the same probability of getting green is Spinner 2.

Its probability of getting green is also 2 out of 8.

Spinner 2 must belong to Haley.

Using the information left from clue #2: Since Haley has Spinner 2, then Antoine must have Spinner 1.**Of all the players, Belinda has the greatest chance of spinning green.**

Spinner 5 has a 3 out of 8 chance of getting green.

It's probability of getting green is more than any other spinner.

Spinner 5 must belong to Belinda.