Kara needs to pick a pair of matching socks from a drawer consisting of 4 black socks, 11 blue socks, 3 white socks, and 5 brown socks. If the first sock that Kara draws is blue, what is the probability that she will get a matching sock on her second draw?

probabilitythat she will get amatchingsock on herseconddraw is0.87## What is probability?

probabilityis defined as thepossibilityof an event being equal to theratioof the number offavorableoutcomes and the total number ofoutcomes.totalnumber of socks = 23bluefavorableoutcome = 10Probabilityof gettingblue socks= 2× 10/ 23Probabilityof gettingblue socks= 0.87probabilitythat she will get amatchingsock on herseconddraw is0.87probabilityhere: