math

posted by .

the florida lottery is made up of the number 1-49. my mother observed that the winning numbers many times are prim numbers.

a. list the prime numbers from 1-49

b. what is the probability of a prime number being picked randomly from the numbers 1-49?

c. is the probability of picking a prime number greater than picking a number that is not prime?

• math -

look to previous for a
probability you can work out as

no. of prime / total no. of numbers

then x 100 for a percentages or leave as decimal

• math -

I searched Google under the key words "prime numbers" to get this:

a. List the number of primes within that range.

b. Primes/49

c. Primes/49 - non-primes/49 = ?

In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.

I hope this helps.

Similar Questions

1. Math

In a certain lottery, five different numbers between 1 and 30 inclusive are drawn. These are the winning numbers. To win the lottery, a person must select the correct 5 numbers in the same order in which they were drawn. What is the …
2. math

The Florida Lottery is made up of the numbers 1-49. My mother has observed that the winning numbers many times are prime numbers. 1.List the prime numbers from 1-49: 2.What is the probability of a prime number being picked randomly …
3. math

The Florida Lottery is made up of the numbers 1-49. My mother has observed that the winning numbers many times are prime numbers. 1.List the prime numbers from 1-49: 2.What is the probability of a prime number being picked randomly …
4. math

the florida lottery is made up of the number 1-49. my mother observed that the winning numbers many times are prim numbers. a. list the prime numbers from 1-49 b.
5. Math / Probability

In a certian lottery, 4 differnt numbers between 1 and 11 inclusive are drawn. These are the winning numbers. A player selects 4 different numbers between 1 and 11. What is the probability that the player has all winning numbers?
6. Math

All numbers in our real number system are the product of prime numbers. Complete the following steps for this discussion: 1. List the ages of two people in your life, one older than you and one younger than you. It would be best if …
7. statistics

In a certain lottery, five different numbers between 1 and 31 inclusive are drawn. These are the winning numbers. To win the lottery, a person must select the correct 5 numbers in the same exact order in which they were drawn. What …
8. math

in a certain, lottery five different numbers between 1 and 35 inclusive and drawn. these are the winning numbers. to win the lottery, a person must select the 5 correct numbers in the same order in which they were drawn. what is the …
9. math

Circle the prime numbers in the following set of numbers. Show your work. 953, 1,427, 2,971 I can tell whether each number is prime but I am having a hard time with individual numbers
10. Math

1) The numbers 2 and 3 are prime numbers. They are also consecutive numbers. Are there other pairs of primes that are consecutive numbers?

More Similar Questions