SOLUTION: 9 balls numbered 1 to 9, two balls are chosen at random. Find the probability that the number on both balls are odd. 5/9 * 4/8 = 5/1

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 Question 236859: 9 balls numbered 1 to 9, two balls are chosen at random. Find the probability that the number on both balls are odd. 5/9 * 4/8 = 5/18Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!5 balls are odd out of 9 5C2/9C2 (number of combinations of 5 things taken 2 at a time) / (number of combinations of 9 things taken 2 at a time) =10/36 =5/18 Probability that 2 drawn balls are odd. . Ed