# A box contains 6 red balls, 4 blue balls, and 2 green balls. Three balls are randomly drawn (without replacement) from the box. What is the probability that the three balls selected are all the same color?

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1. ### Probability again

A box contains 6 red balls, 4 blue balls, and 2 green balls. Three balls are randomly drawn (without replacement) from the box. What is the probability that the three balls selected are all the same color?
2. ### math

A box contains 8 blue balls and 2 red balls. Three balls are selected from the box at random without replacement. Find the probability that two balls are blue and one ball is red.
3. ### statistics

A jar contains 7 red balls, 5 green balls, 4 blue balls, and 3 white balls. A sample of size 7 balls is selected at random without replacement . Find t the probability that sample contains two red balls, 2 green balls, 2 blue balls, and 1 white ball.
4. ### stats

A box contains 10 red balls and 20 blue balls. Three balls are selected at random one after the other from the box, without replacement. If the first two balls selected are both blue, what is the probability that the third ball selected is red?
5. ### statistics

A jar contains 2 red balls, 2 blue balls, 2 green balls and 1 orange ball. Balls are randomly selected, without replacement, until 2 of the same colour are obtained. Calculate the probability that more than 3 balls must be selected.
6. ### statistics

A jar contains 2 red balls, 2 blue balls, 2 green balls and 1 orange ball. Balls are randomly selected, without replacement, until 2 of the same colour are obtained. Calculate the probability that more than 3 balls must be selected.
7. ### statistics /pure maths

A box contains N identical balls of which 4 are Red, 3 are Green and the rest are White . If 3 balls are drawn at random one after the other without replacement.the probability that all 3 balls are Whit is 1/22. 1.Find the number of identical balls in the container . 2.Find ...
8. ### math

A box contains 6 red balls, 4 white balls, and 5 green balls. If three balls are drawn in succession without being replaced, what is the probability that they are drawn in the order red, white, green?

A box contains 6 red balls, 4 white balls, and 5 green balls. If three balls are drawn in succession without being replaced, what is the probability that they are drawn in the order red, white, green?
10. ### Math for the middle school and elementary teacher

3 red balls, 4 green balls, and 5 yellow balls are in a bag. If 2 balls are drawn randomly (without replacement) find the probability that the balls are different colors. I got 47/66 that the balls are different colors...is that right?
11. ### GEOMETRY

if two balls are drawn without replacement from a box containing 4 blue balls, 3 yellow balls, and 2 white balls, what is the probability of getting 2 yellow balls? (write your answer as a fraction in lowest terms.)
12. ### Math

A bag contains three black balls, four white balls and five red balls. Three balls are removed without replacement. What is the probability of obtaining a one of each colour b at least two red balls ?
13. ### MATH Prob.

A box contains two black balls and three gold balls. Two balls are randomly drawn in succession from the box. a. If there is no replacement, what is the probability that both balls are black? b. If there is replacement before the second draw, what is the probability that both ...
14. ### math

A box contains two black balls and three gold balls. Two balls are randomly drawn in succession from the box. a. If there is no replacement, what is the probability that both balls are black? b. If there is replacement before the second draw, what is the probability that both ...
15. ### pshs

three balls are drawn successively from a box containing 6 red balls,4white balls and 5 blue balls. find the probability that tare hey drawn in the order red,white and blue if each ball is replaced?
16. ### Math

A box contains some red balls and some blue balls. There are four more blue balls than red balls. A ball is removed at random, replaced and a second ball randomly removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls of each colour are in ...
17. ### statistics

A box contains 3 white and 5 black balls. Four balls are drawn at random "with replacement" from the box (i.e. selected balls are returned to the box and mixed, before drawing the next ball). Let X be the number of black balls drawn. What is the distribution of X? What is the ...
18. ### maths

A box contains 20 balls, of which 5 are red, 5 are blue, 5 are white and 5 are green. Suppose a sample of 5 balls are chosen without replacement. a) find the probability that the sample contains balls of all the same colour (answer is 4/ 20C5, but why isnt it 5/20C5??) b) find...
19. ### statistics

Suppose a box has eight differently colored tennis balls in it. The colors are green, blue, red, purple, orange, black, and white. if I will randomly pick out three balls (without replacement), then what is the probability that the balls chosen will be green, yellow, and red (...
20. ### probability theory

3 students; A, B and C, are in a swimming race. A and B have the same probability of winning and each is twice as likely to win as C. Find the probability that B or C wins the swimming race. 3) Given three boxes as follows: Box A contains 3 red, 2 white and 2 blue balls. Box B...
21. ### Basic Mathematics

A bag contains 2 red balls, 3 blue balls and 5 green balls. 3 balls are drawn at random. Find the probability that a) the 3 balls are of different colours b) 2 balls are of the same colour c) all the 3 are of the same colour.
22. ### math

In a box contain 4 green balls 4 white balls and 4 red balls .If 4 balls are drown randomly what is the probability that no one even out of the 4 balls being white.
23. ### Math

A bucket contains blue balls and yellow balls. the probability of removing two blue balls without replacement is 2/5 and he probability of removing three blue balls without replacement is 1/5. Why must there be two more blue balls then yellow balls? How many red balls were in ...
24. ### science

A box contains 10 balls of which 6 are red (R) and 4 are white (W) . Three balls are taken from the box at random, one after the other. The probability that the 3 balls drawn are in the order RRW is equal to,
25. ### Pre-Algebra

Two urns each contain green balls and blue balls. Urn I contains 4 green balls and 6 blue balls, and Urn II contains 6 green balls and 2 blue balls. A ball is drawn at random from each urn. What is the probability that both balls are blue? A. 2/15 B. 3/20 C. 1/10 D. 4/153

Two urns each contain green balls and blue balls. Urn I contains 4 green balls and 6 blue balls, and Urn II contains 6 green balls and 2 blue balls. A ball is drawn at random from each urn. What is the probability that both balls are blue? A. 2/15 B. 3/20 C. 1/10 D. 4/153
27. ### College Discrete

An urn contains n > 0 white balls and m > 0 black balls. Consider the experiment where two balls are drawn without replacement. What is the probability that the balls are of the same color? What is the probability of this event, if the balls are drawn with replacement? ...
28. ### Math

Assume that you are drawing two balls without replacement from an urn that contains 13 green balls, 10 blue balls, and 1 red ball. What is the probability that you will draw a blue balls and a red ball?
29. ### Statistic

A urn contains 21 red balls, 14 white balls If we randomly select 2 balls, one after the other without replacement, what is the probability that both of the balls selected are red?
30. ### maths-probability

A box contains n balls of which 2 are red and the rest are green. Two balls are to be selected at random one after the other from the box without replacement. If the probability of selecting 2 red balls is 1/28, find; the value of n the probability that a red is selected ...
31. ### Math

Three green balls and two yellow balls are placed in a hat. Two balls are randomly drawn without replacement. Let X be the number of green balls drawn. i)X=1
32. ### probability

A box contains n balls of which 2 are red and the rest are green. Two balls are to be selected at random one after the other from the box without replacement. If the probability of selecting 2 red balls is 1/28, find; the value of n the probability that a red is selected ...
33. ### finite math

A box contains 14 balls (10 red and 4 white). Three balls randomly drawn out of the box. Determine the following probabilities: P(three red balls)= P(two red and one white)= P(one red and two white balls)= P(three white balls)=
34. ### Statistics

I have two boxes with balls; box #1 and box #2. Box #1 has 3 red balls and 2 blue balls.Box #2 has 7 red balls and 3 blue balls. what is the probability that if a red ball is picked, it is from box #1
35. ### Math

A bag contains 33 balls: 10 blue 11 red and 12 green If a person will select balls at random from the bag without replacement, what is the minimum number of balls needed to be selected in order to be sure that the balls selected include 3 balls of the same color
36. ### Math

A bag contains 33 balls: 10 blue, 11 red, and 12 green. If a person will select balls at random from the bag without replacement, what is the minimum number of balls that need to be selected in order to be sure that the balls selected include 3 balls of the same color?
37. ### Statistics

An urn contains three yellow,four green and five blue balls. Two balls are randomly drawn without replacement. Find the probability of the following events: a.both balls are blue. b.the first ball is green and the second yellow. c.there is one green and one yellow ball
38. ### Math

A bag contains 5 balls,8 white balls, 9 green balls,7 blue balls& 6 yellow balls.A ball is drawn at random .Find the probablity that the ball in neither green nor red ?
39. ### Pre Algebra Probability

Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. urn 1 contains 10 green balls and 14 red balls. urn 2 contains 4 green balls and 11 red balls. if a ball is drawn from each urn what is p(red and red)? BTW- i really don't know what an urn is, i guess a basket or some small ...
40. ### Math

A bag contains 5 red balls, 4 white balls, and 3 black balls. Two balls are drawn without replacement. What is the probability that at least one ball drawn is white?
41. ### Math

A box contains 20 red balls and 40 green balls . Four balls are randomly selected from the box without replacement. What is the probability of selecting a red ball followed by a green ball and then another red ball followed by a green ball?
42. ### Math

A box containing 20 yellow balls, 9 red balls and 6 blue balls. If the balls are selected at random, what is the smallest number of balls that need to be selected so you will select at least two balls of each colour
43. ### MATH

Tony has a bucket filled with 10 green, 3 blue, 1 red, and 7 yellow tennis balls. He removes 4 tennis balls from the bucket, without replacement. Which of the following outcomes could represent this selection? A. All of the tennis balls are blue. B. There is 1 tennis ball of ...
44. ### maths

Tony has a bucket filled with 10 green, 3 blue, 1 red, and 7 yellow tennis balls. He removes 4 tennis balls from the bucket, without replacement. Which of the following outcomes could represent this selection? A. All of the tennis balls are blue. B. There is 1 tennis ball of ...
45. ### Maths

Somebody please solve this A bag contains 5 red balls 4 blue balls and m green balls.Two balls are drawn at random from the bag.If probability of both being green is 1/7,then find m.

A box contains 6 red balls, 4 white balls, and 5 green balls. If three balls are drawn in succession without being replaced, what is the probability that they are drawn in the order red, white, green? A x 8/225 B x 4/91 C x 12/445 D x 1/225...
47. ### math

A box contains three white balls and two red balls. A ball is drawn at random from the box and not replaced. Then a second ball is drawn from the box. Draw a tree diagram for this experiment and find the probability that the two balls are of different colors.
48. ### Math help?

I am kind of stuck on this one Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn I contains 10 green balls and 8 red balls. Urn II contains 3 green balls and 10 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? (a) 23/18 (b) 10/27 (c) 40/117 (d) 18/31...
49. ### Another math related question

Two urns both contain green balls and red balls. Urn 1 contains 6 green balls and 4 red balls and urn 2 contains 8 green balls and 7 red balls. A ball is drawn from each urn.What is the probability that both balls are red
50. ### Finite Math

A bowl contains 10 red balls, 5 blue balls, and 8 green balls. A woman selects balls at random without looking in the bowl. How many balls must she select to be sure that she has at least one ball of each color?
51. ### Urns and \$ - Pre-Algebra

1. Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn 1 contains 8 green balls and 12 red balls. Urn 2 contains 5 green balls and 8 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? a. 79/65 b. 24/65 c. 20/33 d. 2/13 2. You have five \$1 bills, four \$5 ...
52. ### math

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white. (Round your answer to three decimal places.)
53. ### math

a box filled with identically shaped balls contains 5 balls with the number 1 on them, 8 balls with the numbers 10 on them, 15 balls with the number 12, and 2 balls with the number 20 on them. If the balls cannot be seen from outside the box, and if one ball is picked at ...
54. ### Statistics - math

An urn contains 5 red balls and 10 white balls. 6 balls are randomly drawn and not replaced. What is the probability that 3 or fewer balls drawn are red?
55. ### Conditional Probability

A box contains 1 green ball, 2 blue balls, and 3 red balls. These balls are selected at random, one after another without replacement, and their colors are noted. Find the conditional probability that the third ball is red given exactly one ball is red.
56. ### statistic

An urn contains white and green balls. Four balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all balls drawn from the urn are green? Round your answer to ...
57. ### math probability

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white.
58. ### probability distribution

A bag contains Six blue and 4 red balls ,3 balls are drawn at random with replacement what is expected no of red balls that can be drawn?
59. ### probability

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white
60. ### Finite

A box contains 8 blue balls, 3 white balls, and 5 red balls, and that we choose two balls at random from the box. What is the probability of neither being blue given that neither is white?
61. ### math

An urn contains 10 red balls, 6 green balls, 15 orange balls, and 14 blue balls. If one ball is randomly drawn from the urn, what are the odds against the ball being red? State your answer as a ratio using a colon to separate the two numbers.
62. ### math

In a box there are 3 red, 3 blue and 3 green balls. If 3 balls are picked from the box randomly, one by one, with replacement, what is the probability that none of them will be blue?
63. ### Math

my problem is: From the box containing 5 red balls, 7 blue balls, 10 black balls. you select 4 balls what is the probabilty that EXACTLY 2 balls are black. so i know how to start it c(10,2)c(2,1) ---------- c(22,40 but how do you solve that ?
64. ### Finite Math

An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=? 1...Probability=? 2......
65. ### JUST URNS - Pre-Algebra (Update; ignore last post)

Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn 1 contains 8 green balls and 12 red balls. Urn 2 contains 5 green balls and 8 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? a. 79/65 b. 24/65 c. 20/33 d. 2/13 Please explain! THANK YOU
66. ### Math

Five balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability that two or three of the balls are white.
67. ### maths-probabilty

A box contains 5 red balls and 6 black balls. in how many ways can 6 balls be selected so that there are at least two balls of each color?
68. ### maths

a box contains 5 red balls and 6 black balls in how many ways can 6 balls be selected so that there are atleast two balls of the same colour
69. ### math

suppose a hat containing 100 balls consists of 20blue ball,30yellow balls,30red balls and 20green balls.a sample of 5 balls is drawn from the hat one by one without replacement.what is the probability that there will be 2blue balls in the sample
70. ### math

6. A bowl contains 10 red balls, 10 green balls and 10 white balls. a. What is the probability of drawing 2 white balls with replacement? b. What is the probability of drawing 2 white balls without replacement?
71. ### Math

Four balls are simultaneously picked at random from a jar containing 2 red balls, 2 green balls, and 6 yellow balls. What is the probability that exactly two of the selected balls will be red?
72. ### math

There are 48 balls in a box. If 1/4 of the balls are white, 1/6 of them are blue, 1/8 of them are red and the rest are green. How many balls of each color are there?
73. ### math

There are 48 balls in a box. If 1/4 of the balls are white, 1/6 of them are blue, 1/8 of them are red and the rest are green, how many balls of each color are there?
74. ### math

There are 48 balls in a box. If 1/4 of the balls are white, 1/6 of them are blue, 1/8 of them are red and the rest are green, how many balls of each color are there?
75. ### MATH

An urn contains 8 pink and 7 red balls. 6 balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all 6 balls drawn from the urn are pink? Round your answer to three...
76. ### maths-probabilty(urgently needed)

A box contains 5 red balls and 6 black balls. in how many ways can 6 balls be selected so that there are at least two balls of each color?
77. ### MATH

There are 5 red and 4 black balls in a box. If three balls are picked without replacement, what is the probability that at least one of them is red?
78. ### MATH 157

Can anyone please help me understand these math problems. #4. How many three-symbol codes (letter-number-number)can be made from the letters S, P, Y, and two-digits from the set of (0, 1, 2,..., 9) without repetition? #16. A pair of dice are rolled and the sum on their ...
79. ### statistics

An urn contains white and red balls. Four balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all balls drawn from the urn are white? Round your answer to three ...
80. ### statistics

An urn contains white and red balls. Four balls are randomly drawn from the urn in succession, with replacement. That is, after each draw, the selected ball is returned to the urn. What is the probability that all balls drawn from the urn are white? Round your answer to three ...
81. ### maths probability

a box contains 20 red,30 black,40 blue,50 white. what will be the minimum number of balls to be drawn without replacement so that you are certain about getting 4 red,5 black,6 blue,7 white balls? A.140 B.97 C.104 D.124
82. ### mathematics

A bag contains 10 red, 15 white, 25 green balls. What should be the minimum number of balls drawn without replacement so that you get 5 red, 3 white, 10 green balls.
83. ### Algebra

A box contains 5 yellow balls, 3 blue, and 1 red ball. Two balls are drawn at random. Find the probability that the two balls are yellow
84. ### math

Assume that the box contains 5 balls: 1 yellow, 2 green, and 2 red. Balls are drawn in succession without replacement, and their colors are noted until a yellow ball is drawn. Q: How many outcomes are there in the sample space?
85. ### Maths

A contains some red and blue balls. There are four more red than blue balls. A ball is removed at random and replaced. A second ball is removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls are in the box. Ans Drawing a tree diag gives you ...
86. ### maths

A bag contains six blue and 4 red balls ,3 balls are drawn at random replacement what is expected no.of red balls that can be drawn?
87. ### math

Consider a box that contains 14 red balls,12 blue balls and 9 yellow balls.A ball is drawn at random and the color is noted and then put back inside the box.Then,another ball is drawn at random.Find the probability? a.both are blue b.both balls are yellow c.the first is red ...
88. ### math

I have a question in my math class in college. Here is the question, but I just need help on HOW to answer it. My text isn't clear at all. A box contains 2 black balls and 3 gold balls. 2 balls are randomly drawn in succession. a.if there is no replacement, what is the ...
89. ### mathematics

a box contains 2 white and 3 blue balls.two balls are picked at random,one after the other without replacement.what is the probof picking two balls of different colours?
90. ### math

There are 5 red balls,6 white balls and 7 green balls in a box.If one ball is taken without looking,what is the probability that it is white?
91. ### Math (Probability)

Each of two urns contains green balls and red balls. Urn I contains 8 green balls and 12 red balls. Urn II contains 5 green balls and 8 red balls. If a ball is drawn from each urn, what is P(red and red)? A. 79/65 B. 24/65 C. 20/33* D. 2/13 You have six \$1 bills, eight \$5 ...
92. ### Maths

A bag contains 2 green balls and 1 red ball Two balls are randomly selected without replacement. What is the probability of selecting one of each colour
93. ### Math

my problem is: From the box containing 5 red balls, 7 blue balls, 10 black balls. you select 4 balls what is the probabilty that EXACTLY 2 balls are black. i know that you start it/set it up like this: c(10,2)c(2,1) divided by c(22,4) and i can get the answer by plugging it in...
94. ### Finite Math-Probability

Suppose we have an urn with 10 white balls and 6 red balls, and we create an experiment by randomly selecting 6 balls from the urn. a) What is the probability that the sample has the same number of white balls as red balls? b) What is the probability that there are more red ...
95. ### Math

A box contains some white balls and some blue balls. There are 5 more blue balls than white balls. One ball is removed at random and not replaced. A second ball is then removed at random. The probability that the balls are different colours is 52/105. Find the probability that...
96. ### Math

"In vase A, there are 3 red balls and 5 white balls. In vase B, there are 6 red balls and 4 white balls. Two balls are to be drawn at random, without replacement, from each vase. What is the probability of selecting 4 red balls?" (Answer: 1/28) So I thought about doing 4 cases...
97. ### statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.
98. ### statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.
99. ### Statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.
100. ### College Math

Four balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing four white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability of the given event. ​ All of the balls are blue.