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readergirl12
 one year ago
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?
A.1/3
B.2/3
C.3/4
D.15/16
readergirl12
 one year ago
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? A.1/3 B.2/3 C.3/4 D.15/16

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0first count how many marbles are in the bag

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now find how many nonwhite marbles there are

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, so we divide the number of non white marbles over the total amount of marbles

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now simplify the fraction

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's A because if you keep simplifing you get 1/3

readergirl12
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you soo much.. xD

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.032/48 divide both by 8 you get 8/24 then yo divide by 4 and you get 2/6. 2/6 divided by 2 is 1/3.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So yes A is correct.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How is it 2/3?!?!?! I'm so confused!!!!!!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.048 divided by 8 is 6 4/6 divide both by 2 2/3

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and 32 divided by 8 is 4
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