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November 26, 2014

Posted by **Amy** on Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 8:33pm.

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?

- math -
**PsyDAG**, Monday, August 16, 2010 at 11:12amIt depends on the probability, which you have not posted.

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