A bag contains 3 white, 5 black and 2 red balls, all of the same shape and size. A ball is drawn from the bag without looking into it, find the probability that the ball drawn

a black ball.

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#### Solution

Total number of ball3+5+2=10

Total number of events =p(n)=10

(1) There are 5 black balls

favourable number of events =p(A) =5

Hence, p(getting a black ball)=`(P(A))/(P(n))=5/10=1/2`

Concept: Sample Space

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