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Jack1
 one year ago
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There are n sweets in a bag.
6 of the sweets are orange.
The rest of the sweets are yellow.
Hannah takes at random a sweet from the bag.
She eats the sweet.
Hannah then takes at random another sweet from the bag.
She eats the sweet.
The probability that Hannah eats two orange sweets is 1/3
how many sweets in the bag at the start?
Jack1
 one year ago
Help: There are n sweets in a bag. 6 of the sweets are orange. The rest of the sweets are yellow. Hannah takes at random a sweet from the bag. She eats the sweet. Hannah then takes at random another sweet from the bag. She eats the sweet. The probability that Hannah eats two orange sweets is 1/3 how many sweets in the bag at the start?

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ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1probability that the first sweet is orange = 6/n probability that the second sweet is orange = 5/(n1)

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1multiply them and set it equal to 1/3

Jack1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1was an easy medalbait question, was just seein who was awake and thinking at this time of night so yeah... n = 10... but u had this down easy from the get go ;)
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