# Data managment math

5: In the best-of -five hockey series , the probability of winning the next game increases for each team by 0.1 if the previous game was won. If the teams ,the Ironmen and the Mustangs ,are in such a series and at the start of the series are evenly matched, what is the probability that (a) the ironmen will win in three straight? (b) the Mustang win the series?

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1. I will be happy to critique your thinking.

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2. +bobpursley you didn't answer Samir's question lol

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3. lol I answered after 8 years. Such long history

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