# 5. There was a drawing for a prize at the Columbus Day celebration downtown. The prize was a scale model of the Santa Maria carved from a single piece of wood by a local artist. It was a beautiful ship

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1. ## English 10

What is a theme in Elie Wiesel’s “Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech”? Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech A)A good life can quickly become tragic. B)Those who witness injustice without speaking up are also guilty. C)People should live their lives as they hoped

2. ## statistic

A lottery ticket has a grand prize of \$28 million. The probability of winning the grand prize is .000000023. Based on the expected value of the lottery ticket, would you pay \$1 for a ticket? Show your calculations and reasoning clearly.

3. ## math

A prize of \$100, \$200, \$500, or \$1000 will be randomly awarded to a game show contestant, with the probabilities of winning each prize shown in the table below. What is the expected value of the prize that will be awarded?

4. ## English

Click on the box to choose whether the italicized sentence supports the key sentence. Key Sentence: Alexander Solzhenisyn had much tragedy in his life. He became a victim of cancer while in prison.no or yes He later moved to America. yes or no His book One

5. ## English 10

Which best states an argument Elie Wiesel makes in “Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech”? Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech A)The prize is symbolically awarded to all Holocaust survivors. B)The prize cannot make up for the loss of real people. C)The prize cannot

6. ## math

A charity raffle offers a first prize of \$1,000,000, a second place prize of \$100,000 and a third place prize of \$10,000. A total of 500 000 tickets will be sold. What price should be charged for a ticket in order for the charity to make a 60% profit on

7. ## math

A charity raffle offers a first prize of \$1,000,000, a second place prize of \$100,000 and a third place prize of \$10,000. A total of 500 000 tickets will be sold. What price should be charged for a ticket in order for the charity to make a 60% profit on

8. ## finance

A major lottery advertises that it pays the winner \$10 million. However this prize money is paid at the rate of \$500,000 each year (with the first payment being immediate) for a total of 20 payments. What is the present value of this prize at 10% interest

9. ## Math

A lottery has a grand prize of 23 1/2 million dollars. There are 4 people who have winning tickets and they share this prize equally. How many millions of dollars does each person get? Express the answer as a mixed number.

10. ## Mathematics

Children at a carnival could spin for a prize, the spinner was divided into 8 sections with the following prizes: 2 T Shirt 1 Air Pods 3 Backpack 2 Comic Book If the 160 children spin the spinner, how many times can you predict that it would land on the

11. ## Mathematics

Children at a carnival could spin for a prize, the spinner was divided into 8 sections with the following prizes: 2 T Shirt 1 Air Pods 3 Backpack 2 Comic Book If the 160 children spin the spinner, how many times can you predict that it would land on the

12. ## Stat

lottery offers one \$900 prize, two \$700 prize, two \$400 prize and five \$200 prize. One thousand tickets are sold at \$5. Find the expectation if a person buys two tickets

13. ## math

50 people purchase raffle tickets 3 winning tickets are selected at random if the first prize is \$1,000, second prize is \$500, and third prize is \$100 in how many different ways can the prizes be awarded and is this a permutations or a combinations

14. ## math

In a contest the prizes were to be \$100 for the first place, \$50 for second and \$20 for the third. Instead, there was 2-way tie for the first place and one third place. If each first prize is twice the value of the third place award, how much did each

15. ## Math

A charity raffle offers a first prize of \$1,000,000, a second place prize of \$100,000 and a third place prize of \$10,000. A total of 500 000 tickets will be sold. What price should be charged for a ticket in order for the charity to make a 60% profit on

16. ## math

a boy has 380 prize tickets he wants to exchange for action figures at a prize booth,the prize both tickets 5 tickets can be exchanged for a large figure and 7 tickets for 2 small figures the boy wants 4 times as many small action figures as large can the

17. ## Math

A card is randomly drawn from a standard \$52\$-card deck. An ace of hearts wins the grand prize; any other ace or heart wins a small prize. What is the probability of winning a small prize? Express your answer as a common fraction. Assume that a grand prize

18. ## Math

A gas station offers a lucky draw to customers. Each time you spend more than \$20 on gas, you can make a draw to win a prize. The probability of winning a prize is 1/12. Suppose you buy gas 4 times. What is the probability of you winning a prize each time?

19. ## statistics

A lottery offers one \$900 prize, one \$600 prize, three \$400 prizes, and five \$100 prizes. One thousand tickets are sold at \$6 each. Find the expectation of a person buys five tickets.

20. ## Math

At the carnival , the ring toss advertises that 3 of every 7 players win a prize. The pop balloon game advertises that 4 of every 9 players win a prize. Which game would you play? Explain

21. ## Math 101

Debra is buying prizes for a game at her school's fundraiser. The game has three levels of prizes, and she has already bought the second and third prizes. She wants the first prize to be nice enough to attract people to the game. The game's manufacturer

22. ## Math

Tickets are drawn to determine first prize money is s100, 000. Each succeeding prize paid 60% as much as the ticket before it. What was the prize money for the 6th ticket drawn? Use the appropriate formula.

23. ## English grammar

Which of the following is a simple sentence? a) He ran fast but he failed to win the prize. b) Although he ran fast he failed to win the prize. c) In spite of running past, he failed to win the prize. d) He failed to win the prize because he did not run

24. ## math

100 raffle tickets are sold for 3 dollars each. One prize of 200 is to be rewarded. Raul purchased 1 ticket. what is his expected value and what his his fair prize

25. ## Math

In a lottery game, a player picks six numbers from 1 to 48. If 5 of the 6 numbers match those drawn, they player wins second prize. What is the probability of winning this prize?

26. ## math

Alottery has 100 tickerts which are placed in a barrel . Three tickets are drawn at random from the barrel to decide 3 prizes . If john has 3 tickets in the lottery , determine his probability of winning : A.first prize. B.first and second prize. C.all 3

27. ## math

on a tv game show,you try to win a prize that is hidden behind one of the three doors.after you choose a door, but before it is open,the host opens one of the other doors,behind which there is no prize.you can then switch the remaining closed door or stay

28. ## MATH

on a tv game show,you try to win a prize that is hidden behind one of the three doors.after you choose a door, but before it is open,the host opens one of the other doors,behind which there is no prize.you can then switch the remaining closed door or stay

29. ## Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six

30. ## Math

5. There was a drawing for a prize at the Columbus Day celebration downtown. The prize was a scale model of the Santa Maria carved from a single piece of wood by a local artist. It was a beautiful ship and Jose really wanted it. Each \$2.25 ticket bought

31. ## Math

5. There was a drawing for a prize at the Columbus Day celebration downtown. The prize was a scale model of the Santa Maria carved from a single piece of wood by a local artist. It was a beautiful ship and Jose really wanted it. Each \$2.25 ticket bought

32. ## Algebra

As a promotion, a store draws the name of a customers each week. The prize is a coupon for the store. If winner is not present at drawing, he cannnot claim the prize and the amount of the coupon increases for the next weeks drawing. the function f(x)=

33. ## math

A contest winner is given a choice of 2 prizes. Prize 1:\$1 today, \$2 tomorrow, \$4 on day 3 and so on, for 30 days. Each day the winner receives twice as much as the day before. Prize 2: \$1 today, \$3 tomorrow, \$9 on day 3, and so on, for 20 days. Each day

34. ## math

A contest winner is given a choice of 2 prizes. Prize 1:\$1 today, \$2 tomorrow, \$4 on day 3 and so on, for 30 days. Each day the winner receives twice as much as the day before. Prize 2: \$1 today, \$3 tomorrow, \$9 on day 3, and so on, for 20 days. Each day

35. ## stat

200 tickets are sold to a raffle. It costs \$5 to buy a ticket. There is one first prize winner and one second prize winner. First prize is \$500. Second prize is \$250. What is the value of playing this game?

36. ## Math

200 tickets are sold to a raffle. It costs \$5 to buy a ticket. There is one first prize winner and one second prize winner. First prize is \$500. Second prize is \$250. What is the value of playing this game?

37. ## Statistic

200 tickets are sold to a raffle. It costs \$5 to buy a ticket. There is one first prize winner and one second prize winner. First prize is \$500. Second prize is \$250. What is the value of playing this game?

38. ## Statistics

For \$5 you can buy a ticket for a drawing for a prize of \$2,000. The probability of winning the prize is 0.001. How much money to you expect to win

39. ## Math

The table shows how many players won a prize at the dart throw game and duck pond game during a day at a festival. Find the probability that a player won a prize given that he or she played the duck pond game. Prizes won at dart throw 44, 236 no prize -

40. ## Math/Probability/Statistics

Find the expected value and the standard deviation in the following raffle: Value Tickets Grand Prize: \$2,000.00 1 Second Place Prize: \$800.00 20 Third Place Prize: \$40.00 60 Fourth Place Prize: \$30.00 300 Total Number of Tickets Sold: 10000

41. ## Math

Debra is buying prizes for a game at her school's fundraiser. The game has three levels of prizes, and she has already bought the second and third prizes. She spent \$1.54 on each second place prize and \$0.77 on each third place prize. She wants the first

42. ## stats math

Suppose you are selling raffle tickets for \$3.00 each. You have the following prizes.1 grand prize of \$150 1 prize of \$75 1 prize of \$50 1 prize of \$25 5 prizes of \$10 each A total of 500 raffle tickets are sold. What is the expected value of each ticket?

43. ## Statistics

There is a \$2 raffle with a first prize of \$10000, a second prize of \$500, and a 3rd prize of \$100. If 1000 tickets are sold find the expected value. How much should the raffle ticket cost to make this a fair game?

44. ## statistics

A lottery offers one \$800 prize, one \$400 prize, and ten \$80 prizes. One thousand tickets are sold at \$3 each. Find the expectation if a person buts two tickets. Assume that each ticket can win more than one prize.

45. ## statistics

1000 raffle tickets are sold and the winner is chosen at random there is only one prize \$500 in cash you buy one ticket(a) what is the probability you will win the prize of \$500 (b) your expected earnings can be found by multiplying the value of the prize

46. ## Stats

charity sells \$6 raffle tickets first prizes to trace worth \$3,000 2nd prize of \$600 third prize is \$40 and fourth prize \$15 they sell 600 tickets what is the expected value

47. ## math

The Columbia County Fair has a prize wheel. So far, 3 people have won a prize and 15 people have not. What is the experimental probability that the next person to spin the wheel will win a prize? Simplify your answer and write it as a fraction or whole

48. ## linear equation in one variables

The organisers of an essay competition decide that a winner in the competition gets a prize of Rs 100 and a participant who does not win gets a prize of Rs 25. The total prize money distributed is Rs 3,000. Find the number of winners, if the total number

49. ## math very hard

A card is randomly drawn from a standard deck. An ace of hearts wins the grand prize; any other ace or heart wins a small prize. What is the probability of winning a small prize? Express your answer as a common fraction.

50. ## cards and prob

A card is randomly drawn from a standard deck. An ace of hearts wins the grand prize; any other ace or heart wins a small prize. What is the probability of winning a small prize? Express your answer as a common fraction.

51. ## math-probability

Bob buys three tickets in a raffle in which 500 tickets are sold. What is the probability of him winning" a) 1st prize b) 1st and 3rd prize c) 2nd and 3rd prize Helping me with either a, b, or c should help me answer the other questions, thanks.

52. ## Math

Tickets are drawn to determine first prize money is s100, 000. Each succeeding prize paid 60% as much as the ticket before it. What was the prize money for the 6th ticket drawn? Use the appropriate formula. (Answer = \$7776)

53. ## mathematics (word problems)

A prize for a computer contest includes a computer worth 1/2 of the value of the prize, a monitor worth 1/2 of the remaining value, a modem worth \$200, and software worth \$150. What is the total value of the prize. This is so challenging, I need help.

What do i do when order matters!!?!? The Sad State Lottery requires you to select a sequence of three different numbers from zero through 64. (Order is important.) You are a winner if your sequence agrees with that in the drawing, and you are a booby prize

55. ## Math

a carnival has a duck pond booth. You choose a rubber duck at random,7 ducks marked as large-prize winners, 9 ducks marked as medium prize winners, and 26 ducks marked as small prize winners. What is the theoretical probability of winning a small prize at

56. ## math

A contest winner is given a choice of 2 prizes: Prize 1: \$1 today, \$2 tomorrow, \$4 on day 3, and so on, for 30 days. Each day the winner receives twice as much as the day before Prize 2: \$1 today, \$3 tomorrow, \$9 on day 3, and so on, for 20 days. Each day

57. ## math

Of the last 88 contestants on a game show, 32 won a prize. What is the experimental probability that the next contestant will win a prize? Simplify your answer and write it as a fraction or whole number

58. ## math

Suppose a state lottery prize of \$2 million is to be paid in 20 payments of \$100,000 each at the end of each of the next 20 years. If money is worth 9%, compounded annually, what is the present value of the prize?

59. ## Math

The Puzzle: Here is a famous prize problem that Sam Loyd issued in 1882, offering \$1000 as a prize for the best answer showing how to arrange the seven figures and the eight 'dots' .4.5.6.7.8.9.0. which would add up to 82

60. ## history

the founder of the first bank to offer microcredit loans won a nobel peace prize for his idea. he said the prize brought dignity to women all around the world who strugle to make a living what did he mean

61. ## statistics

Science scores for HS seniors in the US are normally distributed with a mean of 77 and a standard deviation of 7. Students scoring in the top 4% are eligible for a special prize. What is the approximate cutoff score a student must get in order to receive

62. ## statistics

Science scores for HS seniors in the US are normally distributed with a mean of 77 and a standard deviation of 7. Students scoring in the top 4% are eligible for a special prize. What is the approximate cutoff score a student must get in order to receive

63. ## math

your barangay officials are planning to raise funds to help the public library.they decided to sell 4000.00 draw tickets worth 10 each. one ticket will win the prize worth 3,500.00. five tickets will each win a prize worth 700.00 each and three tickets

64. ## maths

isabelle iram and Olivia enter a completion if they win they get to split the prize like this - isabelle 1 over 3 iram 1 0ver 5 and Olivia 1 over 12 and to give the remainder to charity a} if they won what fraction of the prize would they give to charity?

65. ## math

Seven thousand raffle tickets are to be sold at \$10 each to benefit a local community group. The prizes, the number of each prize to be given away, and the dollar value of winnings for each prize are as follows: Prize Number to Be Given Away Dollar Value

66. ## math

a poetry class won a \$325 prize.the 13 students in the class share the prize equally.how many dollars,d,does each student receive?use the area model to help

67. ## statistics

A cereal company claims that 2 in every 15 boxes win a prize. What is the probability that you do not win a prize three times in a row?

68. ## Applied Maths

A man at a fair plays a game with shells in which he uses 4 shells, one of which has a prize under it. What are the odds against winning the prize?

69. ## Statistics

Seven thousand raffle tickets are to be sold at \$10 each to benefit a local community group. The prizes, the number of each prize to be given away, and the dollar value of winnings for each prize are as follows: Prize Number to Be Given Away Dollar Value

70. ## Math

Seven thousand raffle tickets are to be sold at \$10 each to benefit a local community group. The prizes, the number of each prize to be given away, and the dollar value of winnings for each prize are as follows: Prize Number to Be Given Away Dollar Value

71. ## math

In how many ways can the grand prize ticket and second prize ticket be selected from 400 tickets?

72. ## English

1. He won the first prize in the speech contest. 2. He won first prize in the speech contest. 3. He got the first prize in the speech contest. 4. He got first prize in the speech contest. ================== Are all the expressions grammatical? Do we have

73. ## MATH

Q1. Prem scored 85 marks on a test containing 100 problems. He attempted all the problems and his score was calculated by subtracting two times the number of wrong answers from the number of correct answers. How many problems did she score correctly? Q2.

74. ## Statistics

Science scores for high school seniors in the United States are normally distributed with a mean of 78 and a standard deviation of 10. Students scoring in the top 10% are eligible for a special prize consisting of a laptop and \$2,000. What is the

75. ## math

In a lottery, 5000 tickets are sold for \$1 each.... one1st prize of \$2000, 1 2nd prize of \$500, 3 third prizes of \$100, and 10 consolation prizes of \$25 are to be awarded. I want to set up a probability distribution table to help me solve this problem but

76. ## Math

Akira is selling raffle tickets to raise money for the school band. The odds aginst winning a prize in the raffle are 9:1. What is the decimal probability of winning a prize?

77. ## math

Thirty people are eligible to win cash prizes. The number of each cash award prize is shown in the table. Prizes will be given out randomly one at a time. What is the probability of the first person winning the \$50 prize?

78. ## Math

a kind benefactor sets up a prize in an international school. the benefactor donates \$10 000. the school invests the money in an account paying 5% interest. if \$750 was paid out annually, for how long can the full prize be given out?

79. ## Is this a metaphor?

"Listen, your my prize pupil." Is he comparing the other person as a prize pupil without using like or as?

80. ## Probability

The serial number on a \$10 bill contains eight non-zero digits. If you \$10 bill contains the digit 7 at least once, you win a prize. The probability that your \$10 bill will be a prize-winning bill is?

81. ## Probability

The serial number on a \$10 bill contains eight non-zero digits. If your \$10 bill contains the digit 7 at least once, you win a prize. The probability that your \$10 bill will be a prize-winning bill is what?

82. ## statistics

Five thousand raffle tickets are to be sold at \$10 each to benefit a local community group. The prizes, the number of each prize to be given away, and the dollar value of winnings for each prize are as follows: Prize Number to Be Given Away Dollar Value

83. ## Statistics Probability

A contest sets out 20 unmarked envelopes. Two of those envelopes include a letter indicating a prize. The others letters are unmarked. What is the probability of selecting the two matching prize envelopes?

84. ## math 316

A teacher wants to give 5 prizes to a class 27 students. I low many ways can he do this if all the prizes are the same and students can receive more that one prize? How many ways can he do this if all the prizes are different and students can receive more

85. ## Math Homework

In a lottery game, a player picks six numbers from 1 to 48. If 4 of those 6 numbers match those drawn, the player wins third prize. What is the probability of winning this prize? (Give your answer as a fraction.) My Answer : 1/12972

86. ## Probability

You throw a beanbag at a wall with 7 colored squares, each with an area of 1/4^2. If you hit a square, you win a prize. What is the probability of winning a prize? You need more information. For starters: 1) what is the total area of the wall? 2) Are

87. ## English (I am unsure)

Identify the purpose of this writing. Some people love the Everglades; as for me, I agree with the contest people who said their first prize was one week in the Everglades, and their second prize was two weeks in the Everglades. A. To inform B. To persuade

88. ## Statistics

A lottery ticket has a grand prize of \$28 million. The probability of winning the grand prize is .000000023. Based on the expected value of the lottery ticket, would you pay \$1 for a ticket? Show your calculations and reasoning clearly.

89. ## statistics

A lottery offers one \$10000 prize, one \$5000 prize and five \$1000 prizes. 1000 tickets are sold at \$30 each . Find the expectation if a person buys one ticket workings: 9970/1000+4970/1000+4850/1000-29790/1000 = -10000/1000 =-\$10

90. ## Math

HELP A Certain state's lottery LOTTO, is set up so that each player pays \$1 per ticket and chooses six different numbers from 1 to 49. if the six numbers chosen match the six numbers drawn each Saturday evening, the player wins the top cash prize. the

91. ## Math

Janelle won 27 tickets at the fair. She traded the tickets in for 9 prizes. each prize was worth the same number of tickets. How many tickets was each prize worth?

92. ## Statisics

The state lottery claims that its grand prize is \$1 million. The lucky winner will receive \$50,000 upon presentation of the winning ticket plus \$50,000 at the end of each year for the next 19 years. Why isn't this really a million-dollar prize? What would

93. ## Statistics

The state lottery claims that its grand prize is \$1 million. The lucky winner will receive \$50,000 upon presentation of the winning ticket plus \$50,000 at the end of each year for the next 19 years. Why isn't this really a million-dollar prize? What would

94. ## Statisics

The state lottery claims that its grand prize is \$1 million. The lucky winner will receive \$50,000 upon presentation of the winning ticket plus \$50,000 at the end of each year for the next 19 years. Why isn't this really a million-dollar prize? What would

95. ## math

on a tv game show,you try to win a prize that is hidden behind one of the three doors.after you choose a door, but before it is open,the host opens one of the other doors,behind which there is no prize.you can then switch the remaining closed door or stay

96. ## Math

Karl needs to complete 50 laps in the swimming pool to earn a prize. He has completed 24 laps. What percent of the laps required for the prize that karl completed?

97. ## Math

A lottery prize worth \$1,000,000 is awarded in payments of \$10,000 five times a year for 20 years. Suppose the money is worth 20% compounded five times per year. What is the formula used to find the present value of the prize?

98. ## Math 30-2

A raffle contains 150 tickets there are 3 prizes assuming all tickets were sold how many different ways can prizes be awarded if A. One ticket can win more than one prize B. One ticket can only win one prize

99. ## Math

A bag has 20 balls numbered from 1 to 20. If you guess the number of the ball you draw from the bag you win a prize. What is the probability that you will not win a prize? 19/20? If Keri draws a card from a stack the probability that it will be a 10 is

100. ## GRAMMAR

PLEASE CORRECT THE ANSWERS ACCORDING TO THE QUESTION BELOW. WRITE ONE COMPLETE SENTENCE FOR EACH WORD TO SHOW CLEARLY HOW IT DEFFERS IN MEANING FROM THE OTHER WORD IN THE GROUP. 1)price: the price of the apple in the market was \$10 per Kg. 1)prize: I got