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Posted by **Katia** on Monday, December 13, 2010 at 7:34pm.

From the box containing 5 red balls, 7 blue balls, 10 black balls. you select 4 balls

what is the probabilty that EXACTLY 2 balls are black.

so i know how to start it

c(10,2)c(2,1)

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c(22,40

but how do you solve that ?

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**Katia**, Monday, December 13, 2010 at 7:35pmi meant c(10,2)c(2,1) divided by c(22,4)

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**Reiny**, Monday, December 13, 2010 at 9:48pmso we want 2 from the black, then 2 more from the rest

prob of that = C(10,2) C(12,2) / C(22,4)

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