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ERIC Number: EJ413944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-7259
How Many Dice Make Seven or What Is the Probability That e Is Nearby?
Oldknow, Adrian
Mathematics in School, v19 n3 p10-13 May 1990
Discussed are solutions to the problem "What is the expected number of rolls for the total first to exceed 6?" Several algebraic solutions are presented. A computer program which may be used to simulate this problem is included. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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