the answer should be 1/8 because area of triangle is 1/2.therefore 1/4th of 1/2=1/8..?

No, because the sample space is the triangle! So (1/8) / (1/2) is 1/4

regards J

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the answer should be 1/8 because area of triangle is 1/2.therefore 1/4th of 1/2=1/8..?

No, because the sample space is the triangle! So (1/8) / (1/2) is 1/4

regards

J