A bag holds 42 red marbles, 23 blue marbles, 17 green marbles, and 3 orange marbles. If a marble from the bag is selected at random

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A bag holds 42 red marbles, 23 blue marbles, 17 green marbles, and 3 orange marbles. If a marble from the bag is selected at random, which probability is greater: P(not red) or P(not green)?

Answer:

The probability of selecting a color other than green is higher than selecting a color other than red. P(not green)>P(not red)