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there are 7 blue socks,5 red socks,3 green socks and 4 yellow socks in a drawer.
1.find the sample space
2.how many socks should I take out without looking to get a pair of socks
3.what is the probability that the first socks that I draw is red
4.what is the probability that the second socks that I draw will be yellow if I do not replace the first socks

PsyDAG
Why would you have an odd number of socks of any color?
2. min = 2, max = 5
3. 7/19
4. 4/(191) = ?
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