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#6051 2018-08-19 14:40:14

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#4193.  In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'MARKERS' be arranged?


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#6052 2018-08-20 15:13:32

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#4194. In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'VENTURE' be arranged?


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#6053 2018-08-21 14:09:31

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#4195.  In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'TROUBLE' be arranged?


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#6054 2018-08-22 14:33:46

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#4196. In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'THERAPY' be arranged such that the vowels never come together?


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#6055 2018-08-23 15:41:15

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#4197. In how many ways the letters of the word 'SACRED' can be arranged such that vowels come together?


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#6056 2018-08-24 15:39:55

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#4198. Out of five girls and three boys, four children are to be selected randomly for a quiz contest. What is the probability of all the seceted children are girls?


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#6057 2018-08-25 15:14:59

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#4199. From a pack of 52 cards, 3 cards are drawn together at random. What is the probability of getting both the cards being kings?


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#6058 2018-08-26 15:06:32

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#4200. From a group of 4 men and 3 women, 2 persons are selected at random. Find the probability of at least one man being selected.


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#6059 2018-08-27 16:03:30

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#4201. A box contains 5 green, 4 yellow, and 3 white marbles. Three marbles are drawn at random. What is the probability of their not being of the same color?


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#6060 2018-08-28 14:22:03

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#4202. A five digit number is formed with the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, and 4 without repetition. Find the chance that the number is divisible by 5.


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#6061 2018-08-29 15:31:53

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#4203. A box contains 2 blue, 3 green, and 5 red balls. If three balls are drawn at random, what is the probability of all balls being different in color?


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#6062 2018-08-30 14:58:18

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#4204. In how many different ways can the letters of the word RUMOUR be arranged?


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#6063 2018-08-31 15:47:04

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#4205. Which of the following words can be written in 120 different ways?
(a) STABLE
(b) STILL
(c) WATER
(d) NOD
(e) DARE


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#6064 2018-09-01 15:47:54

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#4206. A basket contains 4 red, 5 blue, and 3 green marbles. If three marbles are picked at random, what is the probability of getting either all green or all red?


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#6065 2018-09-02 14:20:49

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#4207.  A basket contains 4 red, 5 blue, and 3 green marbles. If two marbles are picked at random, what is the probability of getting both red?


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#6066 2018-09-03 15:48:43

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#4208. In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'LEADING' be arranged in such a way that the vowels always come together?


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#6067 2018-09-04 15:36:02

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#4209. A bucket contains 8 red, 3 blue, and 5 green marbles. If four marbles are drawn at random, what is the probability of getting 2 red and 2 blue?


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#6068 2018-09-05 15:28:53

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#4210. A bucket contains 8 red, 3 blue, and 5 green marbles. If two marbles are drawn at random, what is the probability of both being green?


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#6069 2018-09-06 14:47:17

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#4211. A bucket contains 8 red, 3 blue, and 5 green marbles. If three marbles are drawn at random, what is the probability of none of them being red?


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#6070 2018-09-07 16:15:36

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#4212. In how many different ways can the letters of the word CREAM be arranged?


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#6071 2018-09-08 15:01:53

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#4213. 28% members of a group are married. What is the respective ratio of the number of married members to the number of unmarried members?


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#6072 2018-09-09 14:22:15

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#4214. The numerator of a certain fraction is increased by 200% and the denominator is increased by 150%. The new fraction thus formed is

. What is the original fraction?


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#6073 2018-09-10 15:09:42

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#4215. If the numerator of a certain fraction is increased by 100% and the denominator is increased by 200%, the new fraction thus formed is

. What is the original fraction?


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#6074 2018-09-11 14:56:31

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#4216. 52% students from a college participated in a survey. What is the respective ratio of the number of students who did not participate in the survey to the number of students who participated?


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#6075 2018-09-12 15:20:51

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#4217. The difference between 55% of a number and 14% of the same number is 8610. What is 85% of that number?


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