A Team Of 8 Couples, (husband And Wife) Attend A Lucky Draw In Which 4 Persons Picked Up For A Prize. Then, The Probability That There Is At Least One Couple Is

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Question

A team of 8 couples, (husband and wife) attend a lucky draw in which 4 persons picked up for a prize. Then, the probability that there is at least one couple is

Solution

Correct option is

15/39

 

Probability of selecting at least one couple for the prize = 1 – probability of not selecting any couple for the prize

                                         

Testing

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