## probability: if 50K tickets sold & gave away 5000 including

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### probability: if 50K tickets sold & gave away 5000 including

if 50,000 tickets were sold and gave away 5000 prizes including one grand prize,what is the probability that one ticket would win the grand prize.
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if 50,000 tickets were sold and gave away 5000 including one grand prize,what is the probability that one ticket would win the grand prize.
This exercise statement is somewhat confusing. What is meant by "...and gave away 5000 including one grand prize"?

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### Re: probability: if 50K tickets sold & gave away 5000 including

that's what is says in the book, i don't write this stuff.

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Oy! Maybe your instructor can clarify the language...?