# Suppose a bag contains 4 white chips and 6 black chips. What is the probability of randomly choosing a white chip, not replacing it, and then randomly choosing another white chip?

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Jun 11, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

There are initially

#4/10 = 2/5#

Having drawn a white chip there are then

#3/9 = 1/3#

So the probability of drawing two white chips is:

#2/5 * 1/3 = 2/15#