Q. 44.3( 8 Votes )

Gopi buys a fish from a shop for his aquarium. The shopkeeper takes out one fish at random from a tank containing 5 male fish and 8 female fish (See figure). What is the probability that the fish taken out is a male fish?

Answer :

Total number of fish in tank = 5 male + 8 female

Total number of fish in tank = 13

number of male fish = 5

Probability the shopkeeper takes out a male fish –

P(Male fish) =

P(male fish) =

Probability that the fish taken out is a male fish =

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