# SOLUTION: If the odds against Ealgenton winning the election are 2 to 7, then what is the probability the eagleton will win the election?

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 Question 514385: If the odds against Ealgenton winning the election are 2 to 7, then what is the probability the eagleton will win the election? Answer by Edwin McCravy(8882)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!If the odds against Ealgenton winning the election are 2 to 7, then what is the probability the eagleton will win the election? ```These are all equivalent: odds against = f:s, odds in favor = s:f, probability = Substituting f=2, and s=7 odds against = 2:7, odds in favor = 7:2, probability = = Edwin```