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anonymous
 4 years ago
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. A jar contains 6 yellow and 8 blue gumballs. Two gumballs will be drawn at random without being replaced. If the first gumball drawn is blue, what is the probability that the second gumball will also be blue? Leave answer as fraction. I have 7/13 as the answer
anonymous
 4 years ago
Please help . A jar contains 6 yellow and 8 blue gumballs. Two gumballs will be drawn at random without being replaced. If the first gumball drawn is blue, what is the probability that the second gumball will also be blue? Leave answer as fraction. I have 7/13 as the answer

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kropot72
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Your answer is correct. When the first gumball drawn is blue there are 7 blue gumballs remaining. The total number of gumballs remaining is 13. Therefore the probability of drawing a second blue gumball on the second draw is 7/13.
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