# Probability (Choose) question - marbles in a jar

1. Oct 29, 2008

### glog

Probability (Choose) question -- marbles in a jar

Simple highschool question which i really forgot how to solve :(

"a bowl of 50 marbles, three are blue and the rest are white, if you pick 16 marbles what's the chance you'll get at least one blue one?"

any help would be appreciated!

-glog-

2. Oct 29, 2008

### Office_Shredder

Staff Emeritus
Re: Probability (Choose) question -- marbles in a jar

Find the probability of getting no blue marbles