A charity fair raised $6,000 by selling 500 lottery tickets. There were two types of lottery tickets: A tickets cost $10 each, and B tickets cost $60 each. How many tickets of each type were sold?

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  1. math

    You and your friend are selling tickets to a charity event. You sell 7 adult tickets and 16 student tickets for $120. Your friend sells 13 adult tickets and 9 student tickets for $140. What is the cost of a student ticket?

  2. 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.

  3. algebra 1

    A charity fair raised $6,000 by selling 500 lottery tickets. There were two types of lottery tickets: A tickets cost $10 each, and B tickets cost $60 each. How many tickets of each type were sold?

  4. math

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  5. statistics

    Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 1,000 tickets where the price for the one winning ticket is to be $500. What is your expected value?

  6. Stat

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  7. Math

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  8. 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

  9. math

    Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 3000 tickets. If the prize for the one winning ticket is to be $500, what are your expected winnings?

  10. Computers(Java Programming)

    Service Class: Lottery Write a Lottery class that simulates a lottery. The class should define an array of five integers named lotteryNumbers. The constructor should use the Random class (see the Java API) to generate a random number in the range of 0 to

  11. statistics

    Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 1,000 tickets where the price for the one winning ticket is to be $500. What is your expected value?

  12. Math

    A lottery has a grand prize of $180,000, two runner-up prizes of $22,500 each, eleven third-place prizes of $3600 each, and fourteen consolation prizes of $450 each. If 720,000 tickets are sold for $1 each and the probability of any one ticket winning is

  13. math

    You and your friend are selling tickets to a charity event. You sell 4 adult tickets and 11 student tickets for $148. Your friend sells 7 adult tickets and 5 student tickets for $145. What is the cost of a student ticket? $

  14. probability

    The state of Ohio has several statewide lottery options. One is the Pick 3 game in which you pick one of the 1000 three-digit numbers between 000 and 999. The lottery selects a three-digit number at random. With a bet of $1, you win $500 if your number is

  15. ALGERBRA

    A STATE LOTTERY IS DESIGNED SO THAT A PLAYER CHOOSES FIVE NUMBERS FROM 1 TO 30 ON ONE LOTTERY TICKET. WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT A PLAYER WITH ONE TICKET WILL WIN? WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY OF WINNING IF 100 DIFFERENT TICKETS ARE PURCHASED?

  16. Math

    The first prize in a lottery is $250 000. Each winner chosen after the first is paid 20% as much as the winner before them. b) Determine an explicit formula for the general term. (2 marks) c) Determine a formula for the sum of n terms of the geometric

  17. English

    In the short story 'The Lottery,' should I capitalize lottery when writing about it: EX- The winnings of the Lottery were undesired by all townsfolk.

  18. MATH

    Many states use a lottery such as Powerball. Game tickets select 5 white balls numbered 1 to 69 and one red ball numbered from 1 to 26. Suppose a person wanted to purchase a lottery ticket every minute, each one with a new combination of numbers. At that

  19. 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

  20. 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.

  21. Math

    A new lottery rule of winning Lotto 6-49 is when all of your numbers match or 5 of your numbers match. Find the probability that you win the lottery.

  22. Geometry

    A special lottery is to be held to select the student who will live in the only deluxe room in a dormitory. There are 100 seniors, 150 juniors, and 200 sophomores who applied. Each senior's name is placed in the lottery 3 times; each junior's name, 2

  23. ELA

    Which sentence is written in the subjunctive mood? A) Win the lottery, please! B) I won the lottery and donated half of it to charity. C) When I win the lottery, I will donate half of it to charity. D) I might win the lottery one day if I'm really lucky. I

  24. maths

    lisa won the lottery she used 1/2 of her lottery win to buy a house she gave 1/6 of her lottery win to charity lisa then shared the remainder of her lottery win equally amongst her 4 children what is the fraction of lisa's lottery win that each of her 4

  25. College Math

    Lottery: One million tickets were sold for a lottery in which a single prize will be awarded. a)If you purchase a ticket, determine your odds against winning. b)If you purchase 10 tickets, determine your odds against winning.

  26. Finance

    A state's lottery winner is promised $200,000 a year for 3 years(starting at the end of the first year). Interes rate is annually 7 percent on its fund. How much is the present value of this lottery?

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. Math 142

    800 hundred chances are sold at $2 apiece for a raffle. There is a grand prize of $650 dollars, two second prizes of $250, and five third prizes of $50. First calculate the expected value of the lottery. Determine if the lottery is a fair game. If the game

  30. English

    Hi, so I just finished reading "The Lottery" story for English 1 and I understood everything up until the last part where it got a bit confusing, whoever won the lottery was the one who got killed (stones thrown at them) correct? Or did Tessie cheat and

  31. 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

  32. Math

    A state lottery requires you to choose 4 cards from an ordinary deck: I heart, 1 club, 1 diamond, and 1 spade in that order from the 13 cards in each suit. If all four choices are selected by the lottery, yo win $5,000. It costs $1 to play. Find the

  33. Data Management

    A lottery has one $1000000 prize, two $50000 prizes, ten $1000 prizes, and two hundred $50 prizes. There are to be one milllion tickets sold. How much pofit does the lotto company make if they sell the tickets for $2.00 each?

  34. Statistics

    You Buy a lottery ticket to a lottery that cost $10 per ticket. There only 100 tickets available to be sold in the lottery. In this lottery there are one $500 prizes, two $100 prizes and four $25 prices. Find your expected gain or loss. Do you still want

  35. Statistics

    You buy a lottery ticket to a lottery that cost $10 per ticket. There are only 100 tickets available to be sold in this lottery. In this lottery there are one $500 prize, two $100 prizes, and four $25 prizes. Find your expected gain or loss. Do you still

  36. mathematics

    the theoretical probability of winning the lottery is 1/1,000,000,000.which of the ff is true if you purchase a lottery ticket?A.you will only win the lottery if you buy 1,000,000,000.B.you will never win the lottery.C.you will definitely win the

  37. Finance

    Sarah just won a $3,000,000.00 lottery. According to the lottery they will pay her a lump sum of $500,000.00 on October 1, 2012 and the balance in equal annual installments for 10 years. Assuming that you are the director of the lottery, how much must you

  38. stu

    An individual with utility function U(X) = X2 bought Lottery A and Lottery B. Lottery A gives a payoff of $2 or $4 equally likely. Lottery B gives a payoff of $4 or $8 equally likely. a) Calculate the expected utility of Lottery A and Lottery B together.

  39. business law

    Many states prohibit their lottery tickets from being sold out of the state, so Pic-A-State would have its agents buy lotter tickets in various states and hold them there; someone in Pennsylvania would buy a claim on the tickets held in the other states.

  40. Statistics

    "Buy a Match 6 lottery ticket every day until you win the lottery. (In a Match 6 lottery, a player chooses 6 different numbers from the set {1, 2, 3, ..., 44}. A lottery representative draws 6 different numbers from this set. To win, the player must match

  41. English

    The climax of "The Lottery" is when: A.The Hutchinson family is selected as the lottery winners B.Tessie is selected as the final lottery winner C.Tessie is stoned to death by the village I'm leaning towards B but I'm not sure if maybe it is C but I think

  42. Math

    The New York State Lottery advertises that for its instant lottery games there is a 4 in 21 chance of winning. If you buy only 1 instant lottery card, what is the chance you will win? I think the answer is 4/21 but am not sure.

  43. Math152

    First, you must determine how many tickets are possible. In your state, the lottery balls have the numbers 1-46 on them and you must pick 6 numbers. a. Determine how many possible tickets exist for your state lottery. b. Now, you need to come up with a

  44. math..help?

    from 1500 lottery tickets that are sold,3 tickets are to be selected for first, second, and third prizes. how many possible outcomes are there?

  45. PROBABILITY

    There are 3 lucky tickets among 10 lottery tickets. 3 tickets are drawn at random. What is a probability that one ticket selected randomly from those three is lucky?

  46. Accounting Math

    Please how do i calculate this problem. Your girlfriend just won the Power Ball lottery. She has the choice of $10,000,000 today or a 30-year annuity of $500,000, with the first payment coming today. What rate of return is built into the annuity?

  47. English

    I have to explain why Ivan's musings over winning the lottery ticket do or do not reveal his true character and feelings towards others. But I just can't seem to find the examples. This is from the short story, "The Lottery Ticket".

  48. math

    suppose a lottery game allows you to select a 2-digit number. Each digit may be either 1,2,3,4,5. if you pick the winning number you win $10 otherwise you win nothing A)what is the probability that you will pick the winning number B) the notation

  49. Math

    On March 31, 2009, Wolfson Corporation acquired all of the outstanding common stock of barney Corporation for $17,000,000 in cash. The book values and fair values of barney's assets and liabilities were as follows: Book value Fair value current assets

  50. math help!

    A lottery game asks you to pick 5 numbers from the set 1, 2, 3, ... , 29, 30. How many ways are there to play this lottery game? (Assume that this is a game where the order of your picks does NOT matter.) A) 27,405 B) 84,825 C) 593,775 D) 142,506

  51. Math

    Sara is selling tickets to a highschool festival. She sold 10 less senior tickets than junior tickets and she sold 3times as many sophomore tickets as junior tickets. Senior tickets cost $3, Junior tickets cost $5, and sophomore tickets cost 7$. sara

  52. Statistics - PLEASE HELP!

    For a lottery game, each ticket has a probability of 1 / 3.09 = 0.324 of winning a prize. Every friday you buy 1 lottery game. a) What is the probability you will win on two of your next three games?

  53. 6th grade math

    Please help!!!!! Mr.lucky won the lottery,so he decided that he would split the money with his 4 kids. His older son was givin 50% of the winnings. 25% was givin oto his daughter Jane. Gary would get 20% and Jodi would get $700. How much did Mr. Lucky win

  54. economics

    A recently released Gallup survey confirms the fears of many who oppose government-promoted gambling: the poorest among us are contributing much more to lottery revenues than those with higher incomes. The poll found that people who played the lottery with

  55. Economics

    What percentage of income is spent on lottery tickets by (a) A poor family with an income of $19,000 per year who purchase the average amount of lottery tickets for their income bracket?

  56. Math

    In a local lottery, there is a 15% chance of winning $1, a 5% chance of winning $5, a 1 in 100 chance of winning $50 and a 1 in 10 000 chance of winning $500. What is the expected value of your winnings in this lottery? How much does the lottery need to

  57. Math (Advanced probability)

    In a local lottery, there is a 15% chance of winning $1, a 5% chance of winning $5, a 1 in 100 chance of winning $50 and a 1 in 10 000 chance of winning $500. What is the expected value of your winnings in this lottery? How much does the lottery need to

  58. math

    A lottery game advertises a jackpot of $41 million. The chances of a ticket having the winning numbers are 1 in 7.1 million. If Betty buys 10 lottery tickets, what are her chances of winning? Please help me. Thank you With ten tickets, the chances of

  59. Combining expressions

    Debbie is selling tickets for a spaghetti dinner night. Adult tickets, a, are $10 and children tickets, c, are $5. Sixty percent of the total tickets sold will be given to a local charity. Write a simplified expression to represent how much money will go

  60. math!

    Imagine that you are doing research for a term paper in your English class and you have chosen the topic of “expected winnings of a lottery.” You find the following information for your state’s lottery: Prize Probability Jackpot 1 in 60,000,000

  61. AP Psychology

    You are the comissioner of a state lottery sytem that sponsers weekly drawings. Lottery ticjets have not been selling well over the past few months. Describe four ways you could take advantage of people's use of availability hueristic in order to boost

  62. Math

    In the town of Niceville, a local lottery is held once a year for the residents. Lottery tickets cost 50 cents apiece. Each lottery ticket contains four numbers, from 1 to 20. The lottery machine will select six numbers from 1 to 20. A winning ticket,

  63. Math

    PLEASE HELP I DON'T KNOW WHAT TO DO D': I don't understand what to do or how to even start.... In the town of Niceville, a local lottery is held once a year for the residents. Lottery tickets cost 50 cents apiece. Each lottery ticket contains four numbers,

  64. math

    I only need my answer to be checked. In a lottery, 5,000 tickets are sold for $1. One first place prize of $1,000, 1 second prize of $500, 4 third prizes of $100 and 10 consolation prizes of $10. What is the expected net earnings of a person who buys a

  65. Math

    Joan won a multi-million dollar lottery. She decides to give $1 000 000 of her winnings to charity. Her plan is to give 1/2 , or 2^-1 , to charity in January, and then give half of the remaining amount in February, half again in March, and so on. a) What

  66. Liberal arts math

    1) A lottery draws six numbers from 42 possibilities, without regard to order. What is the total number of possible results of the drawing. In the lottery from the before, what is the probability that you pick the winnin number? In the Lottery from number

  67. Math probability

    Lottery tickets are held by 56 men and 84 women. An equal percentage of men and women are older than 55. If there are 8 men over 55, what is the probability that the lottery winner will be either man of any age or a women over 55 years old.

  68. 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

  69. 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

  70. 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

  71. geometry

    Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 3,000 tickets. If the prize for the one winning ticket is to be $1,000, what are your expected winnings?

  72. math

    Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 3000 tickets. If the prize for the one winning ticket is to be $500, what are your expected winnings?

  73. ECONIMIC

    A poor family with an income of $16,500 per year who purchase the average amount of lottery tickets for their income bracket?

  74. MATH157

    SUPPOSE YOU BUY 1 TICKET FOR $1 OUT OF A LOTTERY OF 3000 TICKETS. IF THE PRIZE FOR THE ONE WINNING TICKET IS TO BE $500, WHAT ARE YOUR EXPECTED WINNINGS?

  75. PROBABILITY

    There are 3 lucky tickets among 10 lottery tickets. 3 tickets are drawn at random. What is a probability that one ticket selected randomly from those three is lucky?

  76. Probability

    There are 3 lucky tickets among 10 lottery tickets. 3 tickets are drawn at random. What is a probability that one ticket selected randomly from those three is lucky? PLEASE HELP

  77. PROBABILITY

    There are 3 lucky tickets among 10 lottery tickets. 3 tickets are drawn at random. What is a probability that one ticket selected randomly from those three is lucky?

  78. PROBABILITY

    There are 3 lucky tickets among 10 lottery tickets. 3 tickets are drawn at random. What is a probability that one ticket selected randomly from those three is lucky?

  79. math

    Out of a pool of 234 people with lottery tickets,120 of them are women, and out of those 120, 65 are older than 23 and out of those 65,12 are married. What is the probability that the lottery winner will be a married woman older than 23? a) 2/39 b) 23/234

  80. math

    Out of a pool of 234 people with lottery tickets, 120 of them are women, and out of those 120, 65 are older than 23, and out of those 65, 12 are married. What is the probability that the lottery winner will be a married woman older than 25? A. 2/39 B.

  81. java programming

    Create a program that will generate lottery numbers for the user. There are two types of numbers in the lottery, the standard numbers 1-43 and the power ball number 1-60.There are three different lottery games, a three number game, a five number game with

  82. Finance

    Joseph invested 3/4 of his lottery winnings to a corporate bond which gives a simple 8% interest after 1 year, and the rest he invests in another company which gives a 4% interest in 1 year. If the total investment is php700,000; how much is Joseph's

  83. business math

    Your brother just won the Power Ball lottery. He has the choice of $10,000,000 today or 30-year annuity of $500,000, with the first payment coming today. What rate of return is built into the annuity?

  84. algebra

    Could you please help me answer this? Fund Raising. A charity organization wishes to raise at least $12,000 from a movie premiere to be held at a theatre with 800 seats. The ticket prices are to be $20 and $15, with at least 500 tickets to be sold at $20.

  85. math

    each member of the committee has agreed to sell 50 tickets to the fair. student tickets r $3 each and adult tickets r $5 each. let t represent the number of student tickets that u sell. write a simplified expression in terms of t for the total amount of

  86. business finance

    your dream car cost $100000 in four years time to purchase. you won a lottery of $65000. can your lottery sum buy you the car should you invest in 90 day 11% treasury bill?

  87. Math

    The drama club raised a total of $1,123.50 selling tickets to its production of Othello. Tickets cost $4.50 for adults and $2.00 for students. Three times as many student tickets were sold as adult tickets. Which system of equations can be used to find a,

  88. statistics

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  89. Probability Please help!?!?

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  90. math help pls!

    A lottery is set up in which players pick six numbers from the set 1, 2, 3, ... , 39, 40. How many different ways are there to play this lottery? (In this game the order in which the numbers are picked does NOT matter.)

  91. math help pls!

    A lottery is set up in which players pick six numbers from the set 1, 2, 3, ... , 39, 40. How many different ways are there to play this lottery? (In this game the order in which the numbers are picked does NOT matter.)

  92. Math

    40 children were selling tickets for a charity. The ratio of the number of tickets each boy sold to the number of tickets each girl sold was 3:2. a)If 106 tickets were sold altogether, how many boys were there? b)What is the ratio of the number of boys to

  93. math

    I know I posted this yesterday but I wanted to check if my answer to part b is correct. In a lottery, 5000 tickets are sold for $1 each.... one 1st prize of $2000, 1 2nd prize of $500, 3 third prizes of $100, and 10 consolation prizes of $25 are to be

  94. math

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  95. • Use at least five adverbs and five adjectives to

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  96. pre algebra

    Your school is selling tickets for a band concert to raise money for a new gym. a. Each ticket costs $3.50. Write a variable expression for the money raised by selling t tickets. b. The band needs to use some of the money raised to pay for their new

  97. math

    If the lottery with odds as in exercise 15 has a prize of $13,567,290, is buying a ticket for $1 a fair deal? Explain your answer.

  98. English

    A question on "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson ? I am writing an essay explaining how the use of literary devices creates a sense of horror. I wrote down things like "withheld knowledge" (that the author not telling readers the "prize" of the lottery) but

  99. LA

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  100. math!

    1) A lottery is set up in which players pick six numbers from the set 1, 2, 3, ... , 39, 40. How many different ways are there to play this lottery? (In this game the order in which the numbers are picked does NOT matter.) 2) A club of 15 students will

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