A total of 25 repetitions of the simulation were performed.

A total of 25 repetitions of the simulation were performed. The number of makes in each set of 10 simulated shots was recorded on the dotplot. What is the approximate probability that a 47% shooter makes 5 or more shots in 10 attempts?

2 3 4 5 6. 7 Simulated number of made shots


a. 5/10

b. 3/10

c. 12/25

d. 3/25

e. 47/100


A basketball player claims to make 47% of her shots from the field. We want to simulate the player taking sets of 10 shots, assuming that her claim is true.


Select the best answer.