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 Click here to see ALL problems on Probability-and-statistics Question 319572: Can anyone help me with this question? If you have a bag of 8 marbles (5 red and 3 white) and you choose one at random, what are the odds in favor of getting a red marble? Any help would be appreciated! I think the odds are 5/8 (since out of 8 total, 5 are red). Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!It is 5/8.