# Solution: Determine the probability that red or white is drawn at random

From a box containing 6 red balls, 8 white balls and 10 blue balls, one ball is drawn at random. Determine the probability that is red or white.

#### Problem Statement: ME Board April 1994

From a box containing 6 red balls, 8 white balls and 10 blue balls, one ball is drawn at random. Determine the probability that is red or white.

The probability that red or white is drawn at random is 7/12.

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