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Whiskey, Marbles, and Potholes

A natural generalization of probability trees and hypergeomeric distributions is used to solve problems anti-intuitive to some.

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1866
Author(s): 
J. Chris Fisher (University of Regina, Canada) and Denis Hanson (University of Regina, Canada)
Publication Date: 
Friday, June 6, 2008
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
February, 1995
Subject(s): 
Statistics and Probability
Probability
Topic(s): 
Discrete Distributions, Hypergeometric
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20.00
Rating Sum: 
59.00
Rating Average: 
2.95
Author (old format): 
J. Chris Fisher and Denis Hanson
Applicable Course(s): 
7.2 Probability
Modify Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012
Average: 3 (20 votes)

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