Refer to details in paragraphs 1 through 7 to make inferences about what the reaping is and why Katniss thinks Prim is safe from it in The Hunger Games?

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Paragraph 3 from chapter 2 is a really good paragraph that shows why Katniss believed that Prim was almost guaranteed not to be picked in the reaping. Prim had one slip of paper in the drawing out of thousands of papers that were in there from other teenagers that were older and had put their name in extra times in return for extra food rations.

If this question is asking about the first seven paragraphs of the entire book, then details about the reaping and Prim's chances...

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