# In a Lottery, There Are 6 Prizes and 24 Blanks. What is the Probability of Not Getting a Prize? - Mathematics

MCQ

In a lottery, there are 6 prizes and 24 blanks. What is the probability of not getting a prize?

#### Options

• 3/4

• 3/5

• 4/5

• none of these

#### Solution

4/5

Explanation:

Number of prizes = 6

Number of blanks = 24

Total number of tickets =  6 + 24= 30

∴ P(not getting a prize )  = 24/30 = 4/5

Concept: Concept Or Properties of Probability
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#### APPEARS IN

RS Aggarwal Secondary School Class 10 Maths
Chapter 15 Probability
Multiple choice Questions | Q 28 | Page 708