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When Can One Load a Set of Dice so That the Sum Is Uniformly Distributed?

by William I. Gasarch (University of Maryland) and Clyde P. Kruskal (University of Maryland)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
April, 1999

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

This article explores how to load dice so that all possible sums are equally likely.


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Probability | Games of Chance
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