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Winning at Rock-Paper-Scissors

Experiments show that people tend to behave "unfairly" in the fair R-P-S games. The authors find the optimal strategies for two cases.

Old Node ID: 
3788
MSC Codes: 
91-XX
Author(s): 
Andrew Doumaux, Derek Eyler, Tim McDevitt (Elizabethtown College PA), and Zachary Shalla
Publication Date: 
Monday, October 31, 2011
Original Publication Source: 
College Mathematics Journal
Original Publication Date: 
March, 2009
Subject(s): 
Discrete Mathematics
Game Theory
Statistics and Probability
Probability
Topic(s): 
Famous Problems, Other
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Rating Count: 
5.00
Rating Sum: 
15.00
Rating Average: 
3.00
Applicable Course(s): 
6.1 Probability & Statistics
7.2 Probability
Modify Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012
Average: 3 (5 votes)

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