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The barkleys have a set of plastic picnic cups and dishes that come in 6 different colors. Blue, Red, Green, Yellow , Orange, and Purple.
1. How many possible cup-and-dish combinations can they make with such a set?
2. peter will pick a dish and a cup without looking.What is the probability that she will get and orange plate and a blue cup?
3. Suppose the red cup and the blue dish are accidentally broken. Is the probability of randomly picking an orange plate and a blue cup now greater or smaller? Explain how you know.