Posted by **Diana** on Friday, April 15, 2011 at 8:25am.

A bowl contains 8 marbles:

3 red, 2 blue, 1 white, and 2 green. If 3 marbles are randomly selected without replacement, what is the probability that no green marble is selected?

I don't know how to do probability.

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**bobpursley**, Friday, April 15, 2011 at 8:56am
No green? that means

Pr(6/8)*(5/7)(4/6)

check my thinking. There are initially six non green, our of 8 marbles, then there are 5 out of 7, and on the third draw, 4 of 6 are non green.

There are many harder ways to do this.

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