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At local industry , the safety department contains eight safety jacketsnumbered 1 to 8, six moonwalk shoes numbered 1 to 6, and ten glovesnumbered 1 to 10. what is the probability of obtaining a jacket numbered5? Of obtaining a jacket? Obtaining any safety apparel numbered 5?

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At local industry , the safety department contains eight safety jackets
numbered 1 to 8, six moonwalk shoes numbered 1 to 6, and ten gloves
numbered 1 to 10. what is the probability of obtaining a jacket numbered
5? Of obtaining a jacket? Obtaining any safety apparel numbered 5?

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Step 1

There are total 24 items :

  1. eight safety jacket numbered 1 to 8
  2. six moonwalk shoes numbered 1 to 6
  3. ten gloves numbered 1 to 10. 
Step 2

(a) To find : The probability of obtaining a jacket numbered 5.

The probability of obtaining a jacket out of 24 items is 8/24.

And the probability that the jacket is numbered 5 is 1/8. So, 

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(b) Probability of obtaining a j...

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