# If the letters of the word Mississippi are placed in a hat, what is the probability that the first two letters drawn are both "i" if the first letter drawn is not replaced?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 22, 2015

#### Explanation:

There are

of which

A: picking a letter "i" from the letters: "iiiiMsssspp"

P(A)

B|A: picking a letter "i" from the letters: "iiiMsssspp"

P(B|A)