42 balls are numbered 1-42. You select six numbers between 1 and 42. (The ones you write on your lotto card). I know if it is randomly selected regardless of order, it is easy to compute probability that they contain some numbers of yours, E.g. P(Match 4), by hypergeometric Distribution. BUT, NOW, the point is what is probability of matching 4 numbers, given that order is preserved? E.g. If we write 10 at first next number must be more than 10 (can`t write 9 after 10).(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Thanks in advance for your attention. Please be advised it is Not homework.

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# Homework Help: Order preserved Lotto distribution

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