Posted by **stephanie** on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 4:55pm.

A basket contains 11 pieces of fruit: 4 apples, 5 oranges, and 2 bananas. Jonas takes a piece of fruit at random from the basket, and then Beth takes a piece at random. What is the probability that Jonas will get an orange and Beth will get an apple?

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**Reiny**, Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 5:43pm
I will assume that the order of Jonas picking, then Beth is important.

so prob(as stated) = (5/11)(4/10) = 2/11

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 2:03am
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**robyn**, Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 12:16pm
he had 16 pears in the basket. because 8x2=16.

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