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Probability: Odds of Winning a Raffle

Question: If the odds of winning a raffle are 17:214, what is the probability of winning?

- 17/214
- 17/231
- 17/197
- 214/231

Solution Summary

In about 40 words, this solution briefly, but concisely illustrates how to approach this probability based problem about winning a raffle. An explanation accompanies the calculation which is required.