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anonymous
 one year ago
Michael has a drawer with 8 pairs of black socks and 12 pairs of white socks. Without looking he takes a white pair of socks out of the drawer. What is the probability that the next pair he takes out is white?
A)
8/20
B)
8/19
C)
11/20
D)
11/19
anonymous
 one year ago
Michael has a drawer with 8 pairs of black socks and 12 pairs of white socks. Without looking he takes a white pair of socks out of the drawer. What is the probability that the next pair he takes out is white? A) 8/20 B) 8/19 C) 11/20 D) 11/19

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a) 8 + 12 = 20 and if he takes 1/8 its of the 8 pairs making it 8/20

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it is D : because he has took away one pair of white socks for the first event.which leave us with a total of 19 possibilities: 11 white socks + 8 black sucks (total possibilities)

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and we want to know the possibility of get a white pair of sucks ( again)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No...but its without replacement so its 20

Shiree19
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if you don't replace it then it would me 19 not 20

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1P = 8/ 19 ( EIGHT PAIRS of white socks over the total possibilities

Shiree19
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1there are 12 pairs of white socks and 8 pairs of black socks.

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1im sorry 11 white sucks

rock_mit182
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1are left yeah 11/ 19

Shiree19
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Purple_Snack Can I please have a medal, as I answered the correct answer first?
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