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Meehan98

  • one year ago

A basket contains 6 apples and 5 oranges. Determine whether the events of picking an apple first and then an orange without replacement are independent or dependent. Then identify the indicated probability.

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  1. Meehan98
    • one year ago
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    I know that it's dependent, but I keep getting 6/11 X 5/10= 30/110, but that's not the right answer.

  2. dm91
    • one year ago
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    ok so you need to find out that the total is right?

  3. Meehan98
    • one year ago
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    Yea, the probability.

  4. Meehan98
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    If it helps at all, these are the possible choices: dependent: 30/121 dependent: 3/11

  5. dm91
    • one year ago
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    is there any other choices because that will help me out

  6. Meehan98
    • one year ago
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    Oh my goodness, I know how to do this! Divide by 10 and get 3/11! Never mind! I had a blonde moment..Thanks for your help!

  7. dm91
    • one year ago
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    any time

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