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a pool of potential jurors consists of 10 men and 30 women. if three different people are randomly selected from this pool (without replacement), find the probibility that they are all men,

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    The probability of all events occurring is found by multiplying the individual probabilities.

    First = 10/40
    Second = 9/39
    Third = 8/38

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