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Posted by **kirk** on Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 3:40pm.

and 2 slots numbered 0 and 00. You can bet on a single

number. If the ball lands on your number, you receive

35 chips plus the chip you played.

a. What is the probability that the ball will land on 17?

b. What are the odds against the ball landing on 17?

c. If each chip is worth $1, what is the expected value

for a player who plays the number 17 for a long time?

- math -
**PsyDAG**, Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 11:06ama. 1/38

b. 1 - 1/38 = ?

c. How long?

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