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A Nod to Bertrand Russell

The author investigates claims by Russell in Religion and Science about the probability of getting a large number of heads in a row when a coin is repeatedly tossed.

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1031
Author(s): 
Anthony Lo Bello (Allegheny College)
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2006
Original Publication Source: 
College Mathematics Journal
Original Publication Date: 
March, 1997
Subject(s): 
Statistics and Probability
Probability
Limit Theorems
Topic(s): 
Randomizing Gadgets
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Rating Count: 
31.00
Rating Sum: 
94.00
Rating Average: 
3.03
Author (old format): 
Bello, Anthony Lo
Applicable Course(s): 
6.1 Probability & Statistics
Modify Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012
3.05
Average: 3.1 (31 votes)

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