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**nikkik** Takeisha and Antoine are part of a group of 8 women and 8 men who will participate in a chess tournament. They will be paired up randomly into teams of two. (Takeisha is a female and Antoine is a male.)

a) What is the probability that Takeisha and Antoine will be paired together as partners?

b) What is the probability that Takeisha will be paired with a woman?

c) What is the probability that each of them will be paired with a person of the same sex, i.e. Takeisha with a woman and Antoine with a man?

d) What is the probability that each of them will be paired with a woman?

Can anyone help me with this, I'm stuck!! =/....thank you!!!!