One drawer in a dresser contains 8 blue socks and 6 white socks. A second drawer contains 4 blue socks and 2 white socks. One sock is chosen from each drawer. What is the probability that they match?

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Given,

A drawer contains 8 blue socks and 6 white socks. A second drawer contains 4 blue socks and 2 white socks. One sock is chosen from each drawer.

First drawer contains totally 14 socks and second is 6

The claim is to find the probability that the socks match