Q: there are 8 red, 9 green and 6 yellow cards in a pack of cards. Five cards are drwan. Find the probability of obtaining 2 red and 3 green cards if it is known that at least one card is green
I don't get the restriction of the question "if it is known that at least one card is green"
the answer is , i don't get the part is the total number of ways of choosing 5 cards from 23, 14 is from 23-9,
1. I don't get the "at least" part and how it ties in with
The total number of ways of drawing 5 cards is 23C5.
The total number of ways of drawing 5 cards, none of which is green, is 14C5.
So the total number of ways of drawing 5 cards of which at least one of them is green is 23C5-14C5.
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