Famous Problems, Other
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enSome Remarks about Bridge Probabilities
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><em>Some probalistic examples, primarily in the game of bridge, not found in standard elementary texts, are discussed.</em></div></div></div>The Prisoner's Dilemma
http://www.maa.org/programs/faculty-and-departments/classroom-capsules-and-notes/the-prisoners-dilemma
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>\(N\) white balls and \(N\) black balls, identical in shape, are distributed into two identical bags. One bag is picked at random and one ball is drawn at random. How should the balls be distributed to maximize the probability that this ball is white.</em></p>
</div></div></div>General Russian Roulette
http://www.maa.org/programs/faculty-and-departments/classroom-capsules-and-notes/general-russian-roulette
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>The game of Russian roulette is generalized to \(n\) players, each with a revolver.</em></p>
</div></div></div>The St. Basil's Cake Problem
http://www.maa.org/programs/faculty-and-departments/classroom-capsules-and-notes/the-st-basils-cake-problem
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><em>A Buffon Needle-type problem for a coin dropped onto a sectioned circle is analyzed.</em></div></div></div>Winning at Rock-Paper-Scissors
http://www.maa.org/programs/faculty-and-departments/classroom-capsules-and-notes/winning-at-rock-paper-scissors
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>Experiments show that people tend to behave "unfairly" in the fair R-P-S games. The authors find the optimal strategies for two cases.</em></p>
</div></div></div>Famous Problems, other (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
http://www.maa.org/programs/faculty-and-departments/course-communities/famous-problems-other-classroom-capsules-and-notes