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# Two hundred tickets are being sold for a school draw. What is your chance of winning with one ticket? Express your answer as a percent.?

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- Govind 3iLv 41 month ago
TotalTickets sold is 200

winning percentage is 1/200/100 = 0.00005%

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- Jim MoorLv 71 month ago
I agree with Zirp: how many prizes are there???

Assuming only 1:

1/200 *(100%) = 5%

Notes: Notice I multiplied by 100%? 100% =1 so this is the correct way to convert to percentage!

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- RRLv 71 month ago
1 in 200

or

1/200

to convert to percentage

1/200 x 100

=100/200

=1/2

=0.5%

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- KrishnamurthyLv 71 month ago
The chance of winning with one ticket is 0.5%.

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- Anonymous1 month ago
1 / 200

You do know how to convert a fraction to a percent I assume.

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