a bag contains 2 red marbles and 1 yellow marble. Wh are the odds of picking the yellow marble?

Algebra
Tutor: None Selected Time limit: 1 Day

A bag contains two red marbles and one yellow marble. A marble is randomly selected from the bag. What are the odds in favor of picking the yellow marble?

May 6th, 2015

There are a total of 2+1 = 3 marbles in the bag. Only one of them is yellow.

So, the odds of picking the yellow one is 1/3 or 1:3

May 6th, 2015

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
...
May 6th, 2015
...
May 6th, 2015
May 29th, 2017
check_circle
Mark as Final Answer
check_circle
Unmark as Final Answer
check_circle
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

check_circle
Final Answer