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?
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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?
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1. User Answers iloveonedirection
5 + 6 + 7 = 18
6/18
1/3
1/3 chance 
2. User Answers tadvisohil886
Probability = No. of favourable outcomes / no. of outcomes.
Thus,
[tex] \alpha = \frac{6}{13}\\ \alpha = 0.46 \\ \\ Probability = 0.46[/tex]