Q. 16

# It you have a collection of 6 pairs of white socks and 3 pairs of black socks. What is the probability that a pair you pick without looking is (i) white? (ii) black?

Total numbers of white shocks = 6 pairs

Total numbers of black shocks = 3 pairs

Total number pairs of shocks = 6 + 3 = 9

Probability of getting a white shock is =

Probability of getting a black shock is =

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