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The campus vets club is having a raffle and is selling 2,800 tickets. If the people on your floor of the dorm bought 588 of those tickets, what is the probability that someone on your floor will hold the winning ticket? (Enter your answer as a decimal.)
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P = 588 / 2800 = 0.21 = 21/100.

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