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1)A lottery consists of selecting 6 numbers from among the numbers 1 to 53. A player wins the jackpot if they match all 6 numbers. What is the probability of winning the jackpot with this lottery?

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17. A lottery consists of selecting 6 numbers from among the
numbers 1 to 53.
A) How many ways are there to select 6 numbers from 53?
B) Assuming there are 6 winning numbers and 6 are chosen at
random, what is the probability of getting exactly 4 correct and 2
incorrect?

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from a set 26 numbers. The five regular numbers are always
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matter. A player wins the jackpot if all six of the player’s
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through 45), where the order does not matter. The winner must
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between 1 and 69, inclusive, and a sixth integer between 1 and 26,
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a
player wins the jackpot by matching all five numbers drawn from
white balls (1-44) and matching the number on the gold ball (1-35)
if one ticket is purchased what is the probability of winning the
jackpot

Lottery
The lottery game matches three different integer numbers between
1 and 10. Winning depends on how many matching numbers are provided
by a player. The player provides three different integers
between 1 and 10.
If there is a match of all 3 numbers, the winning $ 1000.
If there is a match with 2 numbers, the winning $ 10.
If there is a match with 1 number, the winning $ 1.
With no match, the winning is $0.
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