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A bag of candy contains 11 peppermints, 8 chocolates,13 gumdrops, and 9 licorices. jack randomly takes a gumdrop from the bag and eats it. what is the probability that the next candy she takes will be a gumdrop or a peppermint?

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  1. 11+12/11+8+12+9=?

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  2. 24/41

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