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you have 6 black socks,4 blue socks,8 brown socks and 2 red socks in your sock drawer what is the minimum number of socks that you need to pull out in the dark to be sure you had a matching pair what is the answer

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  1. Vocaloid
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    there are 4 different colors of socks, right? so, let's suppose that I pick 1 sock of each color. the 5th sock must be a duplicate color since I've already got one of each

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