# Four blue socks, four white socks, and four gray socks are mixed in a drawer. You pull out two socks, one at a time, without looking

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Four blue socks, four white socks, and four gray socks are mixed in a drawer. You pull out two socks, one at a time, without looking. a. Draw a tree diagram along with the possible outcomes and the probabilities of each branch. b. What is the probability of getting a pair of ...

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Missy and Mussy are very messy sisters. Their dresser drawer consists of 43 white socks, 2 black socks, 23 blue socks and 8 red socks. What is the minimum number of socks they must remove from the drawer to be certain they have four socks of the same color?

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Missy and Mussy are very messy sisters. Their dresser drawer consists of 43 white socks, 2 black socks, 23 blue socks and 8 red socks. What is the minimum number of socks they must remove from the drawer to be certain they have four socks of the same color?

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missy and missy are messy sisters. their dresser drawer consists of 43 white socks, 2 black socks, 23 blue socks and 8 red socks. What is the minimum number of socks they must remove from the drawer to be certain they have four socks of the same color?

### Meths

A drawer contains 22 black socks, 22 white socks, 22 blue socks, and 22 brown socks. If the light is off and Matt reaches into the drawer to get his socks, what is the minimum number of socks he must pull out in order to be sure that he has a matching pair?

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Paul has 8 white socks, 4 blue socks,10 grey socks, and 12 black socks in his drawer. The socks are all jumbled up. What is the greatest number of socks that he would need to pull out to have a matching pair?

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A drawer contains 22 black socks, 22 white socks, 22 blue socks, and 22 brown socks. If the light is off and Matt reaches into the drawer to get his socks, what is the minimum number of socks he must pull out in order to be sure that he has a matching pair? He must pull out a ...

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Sally has seven blue socks and three white socks in a drawer. She picks out two socks without looking. What is the probability that both socks will be blue?

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A drawer contains 22 black socks, 22 white socks, and 22 blue socks. If the light is off and Matt reaches into the drawer to get his socks, what is the minimum number of socks he must pull out in order to be sure that he has a matching pair?

### math probability

A man is camping. He has packed 8 black socks, 8 blue socks, 8 white socks, and 8 gray socks. It is still dark when he gets dressed. How many socks would he have to pull out of his bag to BE SURE that he has a matching pair?

### Finite Math

Eight white socks and four red socks are in a drawer. If two socks are selected at random, what is the probability that both socks are the same color?

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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 ...

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Joe keeps all his socks in one drawer. He has 7 blue socks and 9 brown socks. If he reaches in the drawer without looking, what is the least number of socks he can take out to be sure of getting a pair of the same color?

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Your sock drawer has 10 blue socks, 16 red socks, and 12 white socks. If you reach into the drawer in the dark, how many socks do you need to pull out to be sure you have a matching pair? I can't figure out.

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Your sock drawer has 10 blue socks, 16 red socks, and 12 white socks. If you reach into the drawer in the dark, how many socks do you need to pull out to be sure you have a matching pair? I can't figure out.

### Math probability

There are 6 gray socks,8 brown socks and 2 blue socks in a drawer.If you remove 2 socks without looking,what is the probability that they are both blue?

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a sock drawer contains 10 white socks, 6 black socks, and 8 blue socks. if 2 socks are chosen at random, what is the probability of getting a pair of white socks?

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A drawer contains exactly 5 red socks, 8 blue socks, 10 while socks, 12 green socks , and 7 yellow socks. Find the least number of socks to be chosen which will guarantee that there will be at least seven socks of the same color.

### Working with Events

Suppose your top drawer contains different colored socks: 10 are white, 8 are black, 14 are pink, and 12 are blue. All socks in the drawer are loose (unpaired). In the morning, you randomly select two socks, one at a time. What is the probability that you get either a white ...

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Abby has 18 blue socks and 4 white socks. How many socks does she need to pull out in order to have a matching pair of socks?

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Without looking, George pulls socks from a drawer containing 2 white socks, 3 black socks, and 5 yellow socks. With each pull, a sock is removed from the drawer and is not replaced. Find the probability of drawing a yellow, black, and white sock in that order? do we had 5/10 +...

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A drawer contains 20 black socks and 20 white socks. If the light is off and you reach into the draw to get your socks, what is the minimum number of socks you must pull out in order to be sure that you have a matching pair?

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how many socks would you need to remove from a drawer containing 10 blue socks, 15 black socks and 5 red socks, to in sure that you have at least 2 matching socks?

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Imagine that you have 5 blue socks and 5 brown socks in a drawer that are not paired up. How many socks must you take out from the drawer (without looking) to be sure of getting a pair of the same color? (3 points)

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While getting dressed for school early one morning, the light in Toni's bedroom burned out. Toni knew he had plenty of clean socks in his drawer, but none of them were matched. He had 24 white socks and 6 blue socks. What is the probabilty of Toni finding 2 white socks or 2 ...

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While getting dressed for school early one morning, the light in Toni's bedroom burned out. Toni knew he had plenty of clean socks in his drawer, but none of them were matched. He had 24 white socks and 6 blue socks. What is the probabilty of Toni finding 2 white socks or 2 ...

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You have 60 red socks and 30 blue socks unpaired in a drawer. You can not see the socks, they are in a drawer and it is dark. What is the minimum number of socks that you have to pull out before you have a matching pair?

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Mariko walks into her dark room to pull socks out of the dresser. If she has 5 pairs of white socks, 3 pairs of blue socks, and 4 pairs of pink socks that are single (not matched up), how many socks does she need to pull out to make sure she ends up with 1 matching pair?

### maths

michael has 10 pairs of black socks,8 pairs of white socks&7 pairs of green socks everything is mixed in a drawer. as there is no light he is not able to identify the colour of the socks . how many of the socks will he have to take to match 1 pair

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Yosuf has three grey socks and four blue socks in his sock drawer. He pulls out a pair of socks in the dark. (a) What is the total number of possible outcomes? (b) What is the probability that the pair of socks selected is grey? (c) What is the probability that the pair of ...

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a draw holds 5 navy socks, 7 white socks and 6 black socks. if two socks are selected at random without looking what is the probability that they do no match?

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Could you please explain how to do this question? Thank you very much. Gustav is an untidy man who keeps all his socks loose in his drawer. He has 6 pairs of white socks, 4 pairs of green socks and 5 pairs of black socks. What is the most number of socks Gustav will have to ...

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7 white socks anf four black socks are in a bag. if two socks are drawn at random, what is the probability that both socks are the same color? thank you so much for the help

### maths

Imagine that you have five blue socks and five brown socks in a drawer that are not paired up. How many socks must you take out from the drawer (without looking) to be sure of getting a pair of the same color?

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Imagine that you have five blue socks and five brown socks in a drawer that are not paired up. How many socks must you take out from the drawer(without looking to be sure of getting a pair of the same color?

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Without looking, George pulls socks from a drawer containing 2 white socks, 3 black socks, and 5 yellow socks. With each pulll, a sock is removed from the drawer and is not replaced. find the probability of drawing a yellow, black, and white sock in that order.

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Mario has large drawer with only white and blacks socks. He has 3 times as many blacks socks as white socks. If Mario randomly selects 10 socks what other info is necessary to do.dthe probability that he wi get at least 3 pairs of blacks socks. F. Total number of sock pairs in...

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One of your dresser drawers contains 10 black socks and 10 blue socks. Suppose it is dark and you can’t tell what color a sock is when you look at it. If you start taking socks randomly one at a time from the drawer, how many would you have to take to guarantee that you get ...

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A drawer contains 7 black socks, 5 white socks, and 3 brown socks. What is the probability that 2 white socks will be removed in succession?

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it is dark in room and i went to get two socks of he same colour from my drawer,which contains 26 red,24 blue and 34 brown socks.how many socks do i have to take from he drawer to get at least two socks of the each colour?

### math-probability

Eleven white socks and six red socks are in a drawer. If two socks are selected at random, what is the probability that both socks are the same color?

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A drawer contains 4 red socks and 4 blue socks. Find the least number of socks that must be drawn from the drawer to be assured of having a pair of red socks

### 6th grade math

You have 3 pairs of white socks, 4 pairs of black socks, and 2 pairs of colored socks in your drawer. What is the probability that you reach into the drawer and randomly select a pair of white socks? A. 1/2 B. 1/3 C. 2/3 D. 3/7 I am stumped, please explain?

### Simple Math

A drawer contains 8 red socks, 4 white socks, and 2 blue socks. Without looking, you draw out a sock, return it, and draw out a second sock. What is the probability that the first sock is white and the second sock is blue?

### Math

I have a drawer which contains 40 socks in the following numbers and colors: 12 tan, 9 brown, 11 gray, and 8 blue. Suppose I am blindfolded. What is the fewest number of socks I must pick from the drawer to be absolutely certain that I have two socks of the same color among ...

### Algebra

You have a very messy sock drawer with 3 blue socks, 5 black socks, and 1 white sock. You pick two socks from the drawer. You pick a second one without replacing the first one. Find each probability. 1) Probability of picking 2 blue socks 2) Probability of picking black than ...

### Math

A drawer contains 2 red socks, 3 white socks, 3 blue socks. Without looking , you draw out a sock, then return it, and draw a second sock. What is the probability that the first sock is blue and the second is red? 3/8, 2/5, 29/32, 3/32 I chose 3/8 is that correct

### Math Check

Let’s say you have a bedroom drawer that contains about 2 red socks, 4 white socks, and 8 blue socks. Without looking in the drawer, you pick out a sock, take it back, and then pick out a second sock. What could the probability be if the first sock is white and the second ...

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A drawer contains 2 brown and 3 gray socks. THe socks are taken out of the drawer one at a time. WHat is the probability that the fourth sock removed is gray? Express your answer as a common fraction. Can anyone explain this to me? Thanks!!

### MaTh

I need help with a word problem. Stella's sock drawer contains 30 pairs of socks. There are 3 times less 2 the number of pink socks than blue socks. How many pairs of pink socks and blue socks does Stella have? 2-3x + x = 30, 2+2-3x + x = 30 +2, 4x/4 = 32/4, x=8, 8 blue & 22 ...

### Math (Data Management)

A drawer contains 4 red socks and 5 blue. Three socks are drawn one at a time then put back before next selection. Determine the probability that: i) exactly 2 red socks are selected. ii) at least 2 red socks are selected

### Math

A drawer contains 2 red socks, 3 white socks, 3 blue socks. Without looking , you draw out a sock, then return it, and draw a second sock. What is the probability that the first sock is blue and the second is red? 3/8, 2/5, 29/32, 3/32

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A drawer contains 4 red socks, 3 white socks, and 3 blue socks. without looking, you select a sock at random, replace it and seect a sond sock at random. what is the probablity that the first sock is blue and the second sock is red?

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1.Suppose you have socks loose in a drawer. You have a black sock, a gray sock and a tan sock. How many outcomes are there for selecting 2 socks? a.Make a tree diagram to model the selection of 2 socks WITHOUT REPLACEMENT. (That is, you keep the sock out of the drawer and ...

### Math Probability Outcome

A drawer contains 8 white socks and 5 black socks if two socks are chosen and you get 2 pair of white socks what is the probability outcome???

### Math Probability Outcome

A drawer contains 8 white socks and 5 black socks if two socks are chosen and you get 2 pair of white socks what is the probability outcome???

### Math

A drawer contains 2 red socks,3 white socks and 2 blue socks. without looking you draw out a sock return it and draw out a second sock.what is the probability that the first sock is blue and the second sock is red

### math( pre-algeba)

there were 6 purple socks and 4 orange socks in a drawer. Zucky picked one sock without looking(or replacing the first). What is the probability that he picked 2 purple socks?

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a drawer contains 2 red socks, 5 white socks, and 6 blue socks. without looking, you select a sock at random, replace it, and selecct a second sock at random. what is the probability that the first sock is blue and the second sock is red?

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there are 6 purple socks and 4 orange socks in a drawer. zucky picked one sock without looking and then another without looking or replacing the first. what is the probability that he picked 2 purple socks?

### math 5th grade

if you have a drawer with 10 black socks and 8 white socks, what is the probability that you would reach in and choose a white sock without looking?

### Math

I have 6 pairs of socks lying unmatched in my dresser drawer. Each pair is a different color(brown, black, red, yellow, green, and purple). When I wake up in the morning, I randomly grab 2 of the loose socks and put them on without looking. If 2 socks are randomly selected ...

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sadie has a drawer filled with pink, purple, yellow, and green socks. if she draws socks out of the drawer one at a time, how many will she have to pull out before she has a matched pair?

### math probability

If I had the many black grey and white socks and i pulled out 2 socks that did not match. How many more socks do i have to take out of my drawer to be certain to have a matching pair

### Math

suppos a drawer contains 6 black socks, 4 brown socks, and 2 green socks. suppose one sock gets pulled out of the drawer and that is equally likely that any one of the socks is drawn. what is the probability that the sock is either balck or green. the sock is not black.

### math

If you have black socks and brown socks in your drawer mixed in a ratio of 4 to 5, how many socks will you have to take out to make sure that you have a pair the same color?

### Math

Mr. Sockem wears only black or navy blue socks, which are exactly alike except for their color. He has six pairs of each color, and he keeps them all mixed up in a drawer. One night, while the room was in complete darkness, he wanted to find a pair of matching socks. How many ...

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One of your dresser drawers contains 10 black socks and 10 blue socks. Suppose it is dark and you can’t tell what color a sock is when you look at it. If you start taking socks randomly one at a time from the drawer, how many would you have to take to guarantee that you get ...

### math

One of your dresser drawers contains 10 black socks and 10 blue socks. Suppose it is dark and you can’t tell what color a sock is when you look at it. If you start taking socks randomly one at a time from the drawer, how many would you have to take to guarantee that you get ...

### Math2

Fernando wears three colours of socks: red, blue and white. He doesn't pair his socks when he washes them, he just throws them into his sock drawer. A.) What is the fewest number of socks Fernando needs to take out of the drawer to guarantee he has a matching pair? Explain. B...

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a drawer contains n socks, of which 16 are striped. two socks are pulled from the drawer in the dark. waht is the largest possible value for n if the probability that both socks are striped that 1/2

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chris has 7 red,11 yellow and 12 purple socks in a drawer.WHAT Is the least number of socks he must draw out to be sure of having at least one pair of socks the same color

### 6th grade math - Ms. Sue please check.

You write each letter of the word MATHEMATICIAN on a piece of paper and put them in a bag. You randomly select one piece from the bag. What is P(T or A)? A. 5/13* B. 5/8 C. 1/3 D. 8/13 You have 3 pairs of white socks, 4 pairs of black socks, and 2 pairs of colored socks in ...

### probability

there are 4 white socks and 4 black socks. You randomly divides socks into pairs. What is the probability that each pair consists of 2 socks of the same colour? Express answer as a fraction. I have no idea where to even start.

### probability

There are 4 white socks and 4 black socks. You randomly divides socks into pairs. What is the probability that each pair consists of 2 socks of the same colour? Express answer as a fraction. I'm not really sure how to start this question.

### algebra

A drawer contains 2 black sock, 8 gray saocks, and 3 blue socks. Without lookign you draw out a sock and the4n draw out a second sock without returning the first sock. What is the probability that the two socks you draw arer a matching pair?

### Math

30 red socks, 22 gold socks and 14 black socks. How many socks would he have to pick up before getting a matching pair?

### Math

Alice has a basket containing 6 red socks, 4 blue socks, and 12 white socks. Find the theoretical probability that Alice will randomly select a red sock from the basket. I think I have to add the number of socks to know the total and then divide 6/22. Please is this right.

### algebra

Five socks colored blue, brown, black, red, and purple are in a drawer. How many combinations of three socks can be randomly selected from the drawer?

### jayne

Five socks, colored blue, brown, black, red, and purple are in a drawer. how many combinations of three socks can be randomly selected from the drawer?

### math

Five socks, colored blue, brown, black, red, and purple, are in a drawer. How many combinations of three socks can be randomly selected from the drawer?

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there are 10 white socks and 6 black socks in a drawer. vic reaches into the drawer without looking and picks a white sock. he keeps the first sock out and reaches into the drawer again. to pick a second sock. what is the probability that the second sock vic selects will also ...

### Math.....

This is a riddle: It is night time in your bedroom and the light has broken. You are getting dressed and need a pair of socks. You have got 10 red, 8 white and 12 grey socks in a drawer- how many do you have to pull out in the dark before you know you have a matching pair?

### Math

A drawer has 4 red socks and 4 blue socks. If 3 are drawn, what is the probability of a match?

### Math

A bag contains 7 black socks, 12 white socks, and 17 red socks. If you pick one sock at random from the bag, what is the probability that it will NOT be white? A. 1/2 B. 2 / 3 C. 3 / 4 D. 7 / 12 E. 7 / 36

### Maths

A drawer contains 8 brown socks and 4 black socks. A sock is taken a random from the drawer, its colour noted and replaced. This is done three times. If X is the discrete variable, the number of brown socks taken. Draw the probability distribution of X.

### Math

Lindsay is folding socks. There are 18 socks with stripes and 22 solid colored socks. What is the ratio of striped socks to solid colored socks. Write your ratio in simplest form all 3 ways.

### math

Assume you have a basket full of socks, which have the following properties: 6 of the socks have blue stripes 8 of the socks have red polka dots 16 of the socks have blue polka dots 10 of the socks have red stripes (a). If you take one sock out of the basket, what is the ...

### statistics

If there are 18 blue socks and 24 black socks what is the probability of pulling out 2 black socks?

### math 7th grade

We are doing probabilty and if there is a sock draw with 24 socks in there and you want to know the P. of picking 2 white socks. If there are 10 white socks in the draw, how would this work?

### Math 2

The owner of a clothing store received a shipment of 1,230 pairs of socks. The socks came in 36 boxes. The same number of socks were in 35 of the boxes. How many pairs of socks were in the last box ?

### Economics

I am getting thrown off by absolute advantage: Boston: Red Socks per worker per hour 3 White Socks per worker per hour 3 Chicago: Red Socks per worker per hour 2 White Socks per worker per hour 1 A) Without trade, what is the price of white socks (in terms of red socks) in ...

### Probabilty

There is a large jar of marbles, containing red, blue, yellow, black and white marbles. How many marbles must you draw(without looking) from the jar to be sure of getting at least three of one color? I have a similar question with socks: 10 white, 6 black, how many drawn for ...

### math

Two pairs of shoes and four pairs of socks cost $125, and three pairs of shoes and five pairs of socks cost $182. Find the cost of a pair of socks. $

### 6th grade math quiz

1. Which of the following sample spaces correctly lists all the possible outcomes for flipping a coin and spinning a four-colored spinner (red, blue, green, and yellow)? A. H-red, H-blue, H-green, H-yellow, T-yellow, T-green, T-blue, T-red B. H-red, T-red, H- blue, T-blue, H-...

### Math

The ratio of Orange socks to green socks in Terry`s drawer was 4 to 5.which of the following combinations could not be the actual numbers of Orange to green socks in Terry`s drawer?

### Math

You are about to leave for vacation, but you forgot your socks! You go back to your room but lights are out, can't see. You remember that in your draw you have 10 pair black, 10 pair white and 11 pair blue all mixed up. How many socks do you need to take out to be SURE you ...

### Math

There are 6 pairs of black socks and 6 pairs of white socksWhat is the probability to pick a pair of black or white socks when 2 socks are selected randomly in darkness?M

### Spanish

If I say "estos calcetines" which am I most likely referring to? a. a pair of socks in the store b. a pair of socks across the room c. a pair of socks in my hand*** d. a pair of socks in a store window