## [PLEASE HELP BEEN STUCK ON UT FOR HOURS :(] There are three colors of marbles in the bag: red, green, and yellow. If the probability of gett

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[PLEASE HELP BEEN STUCK ON UT FOR HOURS :(] There are three colors of marbles in the bag: red, green, and yellow. If the probability of getting a red was 2/5 and the probability of getting a green was 1/3, what is the probability (in fraction form) of getting yellow?

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## Answers ( )

Answer:= 5

/11

Explanation:

Probability here is the chance of selection out of a total. So, we need to first find the total number of marbles.

P green =

3

/11

P yellow =

2

/11

P green or yellow

= P green + P yellow

=

3

/11 + 2

/11 = 5

/11