# Basic probability problems

A drawer contains 11 identical red socks, and 8 identical black socks. Suppose that you choose 2 socks at random in the dark

A) What is the probability that you get a pair of red socks?

B) What is the probability that you get a pair of black socks?

C) What is the probability that you get two unmatched socks?

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#### Solution Summary

Step by step method for computing probability based on classical definition of probability.

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