homework question on probability

Feb 20th, 2015
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 A person played the lottery two times a week for one month (eight total times buying one ticket each time there was going to be a drawing). The chance of winning the lottery is 1 in 76 million. The person purchased eight more lottery tickets (one for each draw, twice a week for eight total times). Should the person assume their chances are greater to win the lottery the next time they played the lottery? Why?

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