Elementary Statistics (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321836960
ISBN 13: 978-0-32183-696-0

Chapter 4 - Probability - 4-4 Multiplication Rule: Basics - Basic Skills and Concepts - Page 166: 24



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The events are dependent, because the sampling was not done with replacement, therefore the probability is: $\frac{27}{300} \cdot \frac{26}{299}=0.00783$, so it is quite unlikely.
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