# 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 from the numbers 1-49?

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

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2. Count the number of prime numbers under 50 and divide by 49.

3. 1 - the above answer is the probability of picking a nonprime number.

I hope this helps.

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