Posted by **debbie** on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 10:01pm.

5 blue and 3 green what are probabilty of getting blue

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**Wendy**, Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 10:25pm
Well there are 5 blue and 3 green. That means that 5 out of 8 are blue. (I got 8 by adding 5 and 3). So, to find the probability of getting one blue, you just do 5 divided by 8. Your answer would be 5/8.

At least, I'm assuming that's what you meant by your question.

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