# Cars, Goats, $$\pi$$ and $$e$$

by Alberto Zorzi (Universita Ce Foscari di Venezia Italy)

Mathematics Magazine
December, 2009

Subject classification(s): Elementary Probability | Probability | Statistics and Probability
Applicable Course(s): 7.2 Probability

The author proposes two extensions of the Monte Hall problem, with solutions involving the numbers $$\pi$$ and $$e$$, respectively.

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