Investments A and B both cost $100,000 and each promises a single payoff in one year. The distribution of payoffs for each investment appears below.

Investments A and B both cost $100,000 and each promises a single payoff in one year. The distribution of payoffs for each investment appears below. Ignoring possible differences in non-diversifiable risk, which investment would a risk-averse investor prefer, and why? (A risk averse person means … someone who dislikes risk).