8. From the employees of a company, persons are selected to represent them in the managing committee of the company. Particulars of five persons are as follows:
|S. No.||Name||Sex||Age in years|
A person is selected at random from this group to act as a spokesperson. What is the probability that the spokesperson will be either male or over years?
Total number of persons = 5
No. of male spokesperson = 3
No. of spokesperson who is over 35 years of age = 2
Let E be the event that the spokesperson is a male and F be the event that the spokesperson is over 35 years of age.
Since only one male is over 35 years of age,
Therefore, the probability that the spokesperson will either be a male or over 35 years of age is .