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3 letters are dictated to 3 persons and an envelope is addressed to each of them,the letters are inserted into the envelopes at random so that each envelope contains exactly 1 letter.Find the probability that at least 1 letter is in its proper envelope?
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3 letters are dictated to 3 persons and an envelope is addressed to each of them,the letters are inserted into the envelopes at random so that each envelope contains exactly 1 letter.Find the probability that at least 1 letter is in its proper envelope?
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JOYALBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the answer given is 2/3..
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sauravshakyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It is 1 2/(3*2*1) =11/3=2/3
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sauravshakyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
probability that at least 1 letter is in its proper envelope= 1 probability that none of the letter is in its proper envelop= 1 2/(3*2*1) =2/3
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JOYALBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@sauravshakya how did u get the probabily of geeting none?
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sauravshakyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No. of ways that none of the letter goes in its proper=2 Total no. of ways letter can be put in the enelope=3*2*1
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JOYALBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@sauravshakya thank u...
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