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    Can someone help me and explain if you use probability Trees to work out this question..
    There are 11 small jars on the table
    3 of the jars contain honey
    8 of the jars contain jam
    Lebron James takes two of the jars at random
    Work out the probability that he takes at least one jar of honey.
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    (Original post by Kavin123)
    Can someone help me and explain if you use probability Trees to work out this question..
    There are 11 small jars on the table
    3 of the jars contain honey
    8 of the jars contain jam
    Lebron James takes two of the jars at random
    Work out the probability that he takes at least one jar of honey.
    (3/11 x 8/10) + (8/11 x 3/10) = 48/110 =24/55

    You use a tree diagram, for picking the first jar then picking the second (hence the change in the denominator).
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    (Original post by leadheadsmith)
    (3/11 x 8/10) + (8/11 x 3/10) = 48/110 =24/55

    You use a tree diagram, for picking the first jar then picking the second (hence the change in the denominator).
    Thank you so much
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    Thank you so much
    No worries mate
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    You could use prob. tree diagrams but it would save u time if u didnt in the exam but at the end u would get the same answer!
 
 
 
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