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anonymous
 5 years ago
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To play the cali lottery a person has to select 6 out of the 51 numbers.Paying 1 dollar for each 6 number selection. If you pick 6 numbers that are the same as the ones drawn by the lottery you win.What is the probabity that a person with 1 combination of six numbers will win ? What is the probabilty of winning if 100 different tickets are purchased ?
anonymous
 5 years ago
(NOBODY CAN SEEM TO HELP ME WITH THIS) To play the cali lottery a person has to select 6 out of the 51 numbers.Paying 1 dollar for each 6 number selection. If you pick 6 numbers that are the same as the ones drawn by the lottery you win.What is the probabity that a person with 1 combination of six numbers will win ? What is the probabilty of winning if 100 different tickets are purchased ?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How many different ways are there to select 6 items out of 51?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\dbinom{51}{6}=18009460\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this of course assumes that the numbers cannot be repeated.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that answer is for the one1 person ?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or is that for the probability of winning with the 100 tickets

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well you only have one of these numbers, so it is \[\frac{1}{18009460}\]
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