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A monkey in its 40s

  1. Jun 12, 2006 #1

    A cage of 40 monkeys brought originally from England to US's Texas, one got sick of an unknown disease. How can I find the probability to pick up the right monkey that is not sick but next to the sick one.
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  3. Jun 12, 2006 #2


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    First you will have to define what you mean by "next to". Are you assuming that the monkeys are lined up in some way?
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