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You are wearing a pair of cargo pants with six pockets. You've put $10 in one of the pockets, but you cannot remember which one. After checking two pockets without success, what is the probability that the money will be in the next pocket you check? 1/8 1/6 3/5 1/4

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  1. Rizags
    • one year ago
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    After checking two pockets, how many are left to check

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    since u have six pockets and one of them has it what was the probability at the beginning

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    5 pockets

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    oh wait 4 lol

  5. Rizags
    • one year ago
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    now, the 10 dollar bill is in ONE out of those FOUR

  6. Rizags
    • one year ago
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    \[\huge \frac{1}{4}\]

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    dont use direct responses

  8. Rizags
    • one year ago
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    yea. that wasnt a direct response

  9. anonymous
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    why not? @DaBest21

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    u help THEM figure it out ur not supposed to say the answer

  11. Rizags
    • one year ago
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    the answer goes without saying after i let him find the "4"

  12. anonymous
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    thanks! @Rizags

  13. Rizags
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    np

  14. anonymous
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    aww come on just tell people the answer who cares xD @ DaBest21

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @DaBest21

  16. anonymous
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    Act like its a crime 💀 @dabest21

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