Posted by **kirk** on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 10:48am.

On a roulette wheel, the probability of winning when

you pick a particular number is . Suppose you bet

$1.00 to play the game, and if your number is picked,

you get back $36.

a. Is this a fair game?

b. What would happen if you played this game a large

number of times?

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