A letter is chosen at random from the word ‘ASSASSINATION’. What is the probability that it is a consonant ?



A letter is chosen at random from the word "ASSASSINATION". What is the probability that it is a consonant ?

A. 4/13

B. 8/13

C. 7/13

D. 6/13

Answer : C. 7/13


Explanation:


    Total Number of letters in the word ASSASSINATION, n(S) = 13
    Total number of consonants in the word ASSASSINATION = 7 (i.e., {S, S, S, S, N, T, N }
    P(consonant) = 7/13


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