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gabbyalicorn

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A bag contains 8 black marbles, 16 white marbles, 14 red marbles, and 10 green marbles. A marble is drawn at random from the bag. What is the probability that the marble drawn will not be white?

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  1. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    8+16+14+10= ?

  2. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    A 1/3 B 2/3 C 3/4 D 15/16

  3. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    yes i was going to do that @hockeychick23

  4. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    16/48? but then simplyfy

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    divide by 4

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    4/12

  7. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    not quite, you want to know the probability of drawing one that isn't white

  8. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    so 48-16= ?

  9. gabbyalicorn
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    8/24 = 4/12 = 2/6= 1/2 ?

  10. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    32/48= 4/6= 2/3

  11. gabbyalicorn
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    oh :/ darn

  12. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
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    Thank you @hockeychick23 for your help!

  13. hockeychick23
    • one year ago
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    sure!(:

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