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    Probability and data representation

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    #1.) If order of the draw were important in a lottery, what would be the effect on odds of winning, if any? Explain.

    #2.) Given 32 flavors of ice cream, how many arrangements are possible on a double scoop cone? How many on a triple scoop cone? What is the probability of getting a triple scoop of the same flavor?

    #3.) Why are graphs and charts used to represent information? What distinguishes a histogram from a bar chart? What are some examples of grouped and ungrouped data?

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    #1.) If order of the draw were important in a lottery, what would be the effect on odds of winning, if any? Explain.
    If the order of the draw were important in a lottery, those who purchased the ticket earlier might be at an advantage because their ticket would be processed earlier.

    #2.) Given 32 flavors of ...

    Solution Summary

    This provides three examples of solving probability questions, including data representation methods and counting.

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