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August 20, 2014

Posted by **bwb** on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 6:53pm.

and there are 8 salmon in the pond. What is the probability that a randomly chosen fish is a salmon,

given that it is a male?

I think they are just asking about salmon and trying to confuse me with adding more to the question.

There are 8 salmon. My answer is 8/30 or 4/15

- math: is this done correctly -
**PsyDAG**, Monday, May 3, 2010 at 11:06amThere are only 4 male salmon in the pond = 4/30

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