You have a **1/8** probability of choosing a 4.

1, 2, 3, **4**, 5, 6, 7, 8

------Independent occurrences.

You have a 1/4 chance of pulling an odd number.

1, 3, 5, 7

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You have a **1/8** probability of choosing a 4.

1, 2, 3, **4**, 5, 6, 7, 8

------Independent occurrences.

You have a 1/4 chance of pulling an odd number.

1, 3, 5, 7

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I'd never dream of challenging John's math - and what he says is correct.

But, in a single sitting where one action occurs after the other, the odds of both happening, one after the other is 1/8 * 1/4 = 1/32

You have two correct answers and here's why:

If A and B are **independent** events,*P*(A and B) = *P*(A) • *P*(B).

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