# SOLUTION: The letters of the word Mississippi are placed in a hat. What is the probability that the first two letters drawn are both i if the first letter drawn is not replaced?

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 Question 291041: The letters of the word Mississippi are placed in a hat. What is the probability that the first two letters drawn are both i if the first letter drawn is not replaced?Answer by nerdybill(7009)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The letters of the word Mississippi are placed in a hat. What is the probability that the first two letters drawn are both i if the first letter drawn is not replaced? . Total letters is 11 Number of i's is 4 . probability of drawing the first i is 4/11 probability of drawing the second i is 3/10 . 4/11 * 3/10 = 12/110 = 0.11