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7-122.

Two congruent overlapping squares are shown below. If a point inside the figure is chosen at random, what is the probability that it will *not* be in the shaded region? Homework Help ✎

What fraction of a square does the shaded portion represent?

What fraction of the entire figure does it represent?

Try and visualize more squares within the large triangles, or draw it out on paper.