SOLUTION: Class A contains 3 boys and 5 girls, while class B contains 4 boys and 2 girls. If one person is selected from each class, the probability that both those chosen are girls is: a.

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 Question 324153: Class A contains 3 boys and 5 girls, while class B contains 4 boys and 2 girls. If one person is selected from each class, the probability that both those chosen are girls is: a. 5/24 b. 1/10 c. 23/24 d. 1/48 e. none of theseAnswer by Fombitz(13828)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!P(A,G)=5/8 P(B,G)=2/6=1/3 P(2 G)=(5/8)(1/3)=5/24 a) is the correct answer.