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2-59.

Mario has $6$ shapes in a bucket. He tells you that the probability of pulling an isosceles triangle out of the bucket is $\frac{1}{3}$. How many isosceles triangles are in his bucket? Homework Help ✎

$\large{\frac{n\text{ (# of isosceles triangles)}}{6\text{ (total # of shapes)}}}=\frac{1}{3}$

Solve the equation to find the number of isosceles triangles.