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An engineering company has four openings and the applicant pool consists of 6 database administrators and eight network engineers. All are equally qualified so the hiring will be done randomly. The hiring committee consists of 4 women and 4 men.

a) If one person on the hiring committee is chosen at random to draw the names out of a hat, what is the probability that the person drawing the names is a woman?


b) How many ways can the group who are to be hired be formed if there are no restrictions on composition?


c) How many ways can 3 database administrators be chosen?


d) How many ways can 1 network engineers be chosen?


e) What is the probability that the random selection of the four persons to be hired will result in 3 database administrators and 1 network engineer?

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