Colby is practicing his basketball shots. He knows that he has a 0.7 chance of making each 2-point shot and a 0.4 chance of making each 3-point shot. If he takes five 2-point and five 3-point shots, what is his probability of earning 20 points or more? Express your answer as a decimal to the nearest thousandth.
Each morning, Khalid and Jack arrive at the dining hall separately, at a random time from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m., and each remains there for exactly 15 minutes while eating. What is the probability they will see each other in the dining hall tomorrow morning? Express your answer as a common fraction.
To weigh an object by using a balance scale, Brady places the object on one side of the scale and places enough weights on each side to make the two sides of the scale balanced. Brady’s set of weights contains the minimum number necessary to measure the whole-number weight of any object from 1 to 40 pounds, inclusive. What is the greatest weight, in pounds, of a weight in Brady’s set?
Daniel began painting a room at 9:00 a.m. Yeong, who can paint twice as fast as Daniel, started helping Daniel at 9:20 a.m., and they worked together until the room was fully painted at 10:00 a.m. What fraction of the room had been painted by 9:30 a.m.? Express your answer as a common fraction