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    John randomly picks (without replacing) four marbles from a jar that contains 6 red and 4 blue marbles. Mary randomly picks three marbles from a jar that contains 3 red and 5 blue marbles. What is the probability that John picks more blue marbles than Mary?

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    7. John randomly picks (without replacing) four marbles from a jar that contains 6 red and 4 blue marbles. Mary randomly picks three marbles from a jar that contains 3 red and 5 blue marbles. What is the probability that John picks more blue marbles than Mary?

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    A "selection without replacement" probability problem is solved. The solution is detailed and well presented.

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