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Tennis (and Volleyball) without Geometric Series

by Bruce Jay Collings (Brigham Young University)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
January, 2007

Subject classification(s): Elementary Probability | Probability | Statistics and Probability
Applicable Course(s): 6.1 Probability & Statistics

Solving an expected value problem without using geometric series

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Probability | Discrete Distributions, Bernoulli and Binomial
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