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manuel and ruben played dominoes 24 times. Ruben has won 16 times. estimate the odds in favor of Manuel's winning the next match.

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  1. prob(Ruben winning) = 16/24 = 2/3
    prob(Ruben NOT winning) = 1/3
    so
    prob(Manuel winngin) = 1/3
    prob(Man not winning) = 2/3

    odds in favour of Manuel winning
    = (1/3) : (2/3)
    = 1 : 2

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