Hello, sri340!

The only way to have 6 coins worth 30˘ is: 5 pennies and 1 quarter.Ayushi has six coins with a total value of 30 cents.

The coins are not all the same.

Two of her coins will be chosen at random.

What is the probability that the total value of the two coins will be less than 15 cents?

There are: . possible outcomes.

To have less than 15˘, we must draw two pennies.

. . There are: . ways.

Therefore: .