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# Sonia picks up a card from the given cards.

Calculate the probability of getting

(a) an odd number

(b) a Y card

(c) a G card

(d) B card bearing number > 7

**Solution:**

(a) Probability of picking up an odd number is 5/10 = 1/2 as we have 5 odd numbered cards

(b) Probability of getting a Y card is 3/10 as we have 3 Y named cards

(c) Probability of getting a G card is 2/10 = 1/5 as we have only 2 G cards

(d) Probability of getting B card with greater than 7 is 0.

**✦ Try This:** Suman picks up a card from the given cards.

Calculate the probability of getting

(a) an even number

(b) a B card

(c) a 7 card

(d) B card bearing number > 8

**☛ Also Check: ** NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Maths Chapter 5

**NCERT Exemplar Class 8 Maths Chapter 2 Problem 112**

## Sonia picks up a card from the given cards. Calculate the probability of getting (a) an odd number, (b) a Y card, (c) a G card, (d) B card bearing number > 7

**Summary:**

(a) Probability of picking up an odd number is 5/10 = 1/2 as we have 5 odd numbered cards, (b) Probability of getting a Y card is 3/10 as we have 3 Y named cards, (c) Probability of getting a G card is 2/10 = 1/5 as we have only 2 G cards, (d) Probability of getting B card with greater than 7 is 0.

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