# Probability of women being selected for executive positions

Affirmative action commitments by industrial organizations have led to an increase in the number of women in executive positions. Satellite Office Systems has vacancies for two executives that it will fill from among four women and six men.

What is the probability that no woman is selected?

What is the probability that at least one woman is selected?

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There are 4 women and 6 men (Total = 10 people)

2 people will be selected

Number of ways of selecting 2 people out of 10 people = C(10, 2) = P(10, ...

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