# Math-Fair Game question

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### Math-Fair Game question

the game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving 1$ for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair dice and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

### Fair Game

Okay, I am in 6 grade and I am doing definitions; math definitions. Theres something called a "fair game" but I am not for sure if it has to do wih math, or a regular game... plz help. This assignment is due this week..... (-_-) Thxx !! ~

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

### Math

The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

### Math

The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be consdiered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

### MATH Prob.

The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

### Math 157

The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game?

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The game called dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving 1$ for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game? Not a clue on this one.

### Math 142

800 hundred chances are sold at $2 apiece for a raffle. There is a grand prize of $650 dollars, two second prizes of $250, and five third prizes of $50. First calculate the expected value of the lottery. Determine if the lottery is a fair game. If the game is not fair, ...

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A game is defined by the rules that two dice are rolled and the player wins varying amounts depending on the sum of the two dice rolled based on the following table: Sum 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Winnings $10 $9 $8 $7 $6 $5 $6 $7 $8 $9 $10 If ...

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At the Statsville County Fair, the probability of winning a prize in the basketball toss game is 0.1. a) Show the probability distribution for the number of prizes won in 8 games (round to 6 decimal places). b) If the game will be played 500 times during the fair, how many ...

### Statistics

In a game you roll two fair dice. If the sum of the two numbers obtained is 3,4,9,10 or 11 you win $20. If the sum is 5,6,7 or 8 you pay $20. However if the scores on the dice are the same no one is required to pay. (a) Construct a probability distribution table for the event...

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A carnival game consists of rolling a single fair die, with the following results: you win $8 for a 6, $7 for a 5, and lose $3 for any other number. Set a probability distribution, and calculate (already did) the Expected value = .50 Variance= 24.58 standard deviation= 4.96 ...

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You play a game where you win $1.00 for each dot that turns up on a fair die (has 6 sides). You pay $3.50 to play the game (and the money is not returned). Find the expected (average) winnings for this game.

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You play a game where you win $1.00 for each dot that turns up on a fair die (has 6 sides). You pay $3.50 to play the game (and the money is not returned). Find the expected (average) winnings for this game.

### Statistics

A gambling game works as follows: you flip a fair coin and roll a fair six-sided die. You will be paid $2 if you roll a 6 and $1 if you get a head and an odd number of spots. Otherwise, you have to pay $2.50. a) What is the probability of rolling a die greater than 1? b) What ...

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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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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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Sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game?

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Sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game? no

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Sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game.

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Sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game?

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The game of dots is played by rolling a fair die and receiving $1 for each dot showing on the top face of the die. What cost should be set for each roll if the game is to be considered a fair game? Answer: The equally likely outcomes of each roll are receiving $6, $5, $4, $3...

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Sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game?

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sam bought 1 of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of 400 dollars. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game?

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Roulette is a well known game in which a mechanical device randomly selects one of 38 equally likely numbers. IF a player decides to play by choosing a number, he gains $35 if his number is selected by the device. If any other number is selceted he loses $1. Calculate the ...

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A friend offers you the following game: You will roll 2 fair dice. If the sum of the two numbers obtained is 2,3,4,9,10,11,or 12 the friend will pay you $20. However, if the sum of the two numbers is 5, 6,7, or 8, you pay your friend $20. This friend points out to you that ...

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A game is defined by the rules that the die is rolled and the player wins varying amounts depending on the number on the upper face according to the following table: sum 1 2 3 4 5 6 Winnings $10 $9 $8 $7 $6 $5 The cost to play the game is $7.00 a) what can a player expect to ...

### Math

A person spins the pointer and is awarded the amount indicated by the pointer. (A circle with 3 sections divided: $2, $5, $10). The pointer stops on $2. It costs $6 to play the game. Determine: a.) The expectation of a person who plays the game. b.) The fair price to play the ...

### Math

A person spins the pointer and is awarded the amount indicated by the pointer. (A circle with 3 sections divided: $2, $5, $10). The pointer stops on $2. It costs $6 to play the game. Determine: a.) The expectation of a person who plays the game. b.) The fair price to play the ...

### Algebra 2

Game Theory: Consider a game in which each of two people simultaneously chooses an integer: 1 or 2. Find the expected value for player A and the expected value for player B. Is each game fair. Question: If the numbers are the same, then player A wins 1 point from player B. If ...

### Prob

A game is played using three 6-sided dice. You throw these dice one time and if the dice all show the same number ( triples), you win $ 40.00 . For this game to be “fair”, how much should a person pay to play this game ?

### Math

At this year's State Fair, there was a dice rolling game. If you rolled two dice and got a sum of 2 or 12, you won $20. If you rolled a 7,you won $5. Any other roll was a loss. It cost $3 to play one game with one roll of the dice. What is the expectation of the game?

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mike claims that the probability of winning a pick 6 number game where six numbers are drawn from the set 1 through 49 is about the same as getting 24 heads in a row when you flip a fair coin 1. find the probability of winning the pick 6 game and the probability of getting 24 ...

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Playing game of chance and pay 300 by rolling a fair die one time if you rome a 2 and receive $1300 if you roll a 4 or six you receive $900 if you ore a 3 5 or 9 receive nothing. find expected value for this game. based on value is it a good game to play?

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Anna and bob play a game in which Anna begins by rolling a fair dice, after which bob tosses a fair coin. They take turns until one of them wins. Anna wins when she rolls a 6. Bob wins when the coin lands on heads. What is the probability that Anna will win the game? Well ...

### Math (Probability)

Bret and Shawn are playing a game where each turn the players roll a 20-sided die fair and then add the number they get to their score. The winner is the player with the highest score at the end of the game (there may be a tie). Before the last turn, Shawn is winning by 10 ...

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Maria is playing a game of chance at the Hibiscus festival, costing $1 for each game. In the game two fair dice are rolled and the sum of the numbers that turn up is found. If the sum is seven, then Maria wins $5. Otherwise Maria loses her money. a) Construct Maria’s ...

### Math/Probability

Anna and bob play a game in which Anna begins by rolling a fair dice, after which bob tosses a fair coin. They take turns until one of them wins. Anna wins when she rolls a 6. Bob wins when the coin lands on heads. What is the probability that Anna will win the game? Well ...

### Math

In a gambling game, a man is paid 400 if he draws a jack or queen and 500 if he draws a king or ace from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. If he draws any other card, he loses. How much should he pay to play if the game is fair? My answer is 138.46. Am I correct? Thank you!

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what is the expected value of a fair game? It depends on the game: the rewards and the probability of particular outcomes. If the lottery has a 10 million dollar prize, and I have a one in five chance of winning it (I wish), the expected value would be 1/5 * 10 Million

### Math- Prob Stat

How do you determine if a raffle or casino game is fair?

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Player A and B invented a new game. The probability for Player A to win a round is 1/3 and the probability that Player B will win a round is 2/3. To make the game fair, Player A will score 3 points when he/she winds a round and Player B will score 2 points when he/she wins. ...

### Please can you help me (Probability)

Maria is playing a game of chance at the Hibiscus festival, costing $1 for each game. In the game two fair dice are rolled and the sum of the numbers that turn up is found. If the sum is seven, then Maria wins $5. Otherwise Maria loses her money. a) Please can you Construct ...

### Probability

Bret and Shawn are playing a game where each turn the players roll a 20-sided die fair and then add the number they get to their score. The winner is the player with the highest score at the end of the game (there may be a tie). Before the last turn, Shawn is winning by 10 ...

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Students at Euler Middle School are talking about ways to raise money for a school party. One student suggests a game called Heads or Tails. In this game, a player pays 50 cents and chooses heads or tails. The player then tosses a fair coin. If the coin mathces the player's ...

### Math157

I am having problems finding the correct way to solve this problem. I don't know the formula or even how to set it up. "Sam brought one of 250 tickets selling for $2 in a game with a grand prize of $400. Was $2 a fair price to pay for a ticket to play this game. (probability)

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the brown family boarded a train at 3:55 P.M. to go home from the county fair. it took them 25 minutes to get to the train station from the fair. they spent 75 minutes at the fair. what time did they arrive at the fair

### Math

Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. 2. Design a fair race in ...

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Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. 2. Design a fair race in ...

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Anyone please help me! Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. (I ...

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A state fair had 1,019,887 people in attendance. The fair committee performed a survey. The question was, “What do fairgoers enjoy most about the fair?” Of those who responded, 83% reported eating traditional foods. Which group of people ...

### Statistics

If I deal you one card from a standard deck of 52 and it is a face card, I will give you a $5.00 bill. There are 12 face cards. There is one catch: You have to pay me something to play this game. How much would that be if the game is to be fair?

### algebra

you are going to the Maryland state fair and would like to play some carnival games with the hopes of winning a prize .your mom said you are allowed to play one game only .your task is to analyze two carnival games and predict the probability of winning each game. you will ...

### Probability

In a gambling game, a man is paid 400 if he draws a jack or queen and 500 if he draws a king or ace from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. If he draws any other card, he loses. How much should he pay to play if the game is fair? My answer is 138.46. Am I correct? Thank you...

### Stats

1. If you were to receive $3 for every time a 7 or 11 was rolled with two fair dice and lost $1 for all the ther values, what is the expected value (mean) for you as a gambler in this experiment? (please show work so I know how to do it). 2. Going with the question above, ...

### statistics

your teacher has invented a fair dice game to play. your teacher will roll one fair eight sided die and you will roll a fair six sided die. each player rolls once and the winner is the person with the higher number. in case of a tie neither player wins. a. let A be the event "...

### MATH

A STORE SELLS A GRAB BAG OF THREE TRAVEL SIZE GAMES. A BAG CONTAINS ONE OF THE FOLLOWING BOOKS:A BOOK OF CROSSWORD PUZZLES, A BOOK OF WORD SEARCHES, OR A BOOK OF WORD SCRAMBLES. THE BAG ALSO CONTAINS A CHECKERS GAME OR A CHESS GAME AND ONE OF THE FOLLOWING GAMES: A TILE GAME, ...

### Mathematics

Martina played a game with a spinner that had three equal sized-sections. Each section was a different color. She recorded the result of each spin during a game with her friends. The table below shows the total number of times the spinner landed on each color. Red=50 blue=25 ...

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At a street fair, a vendor keeps her stall open 6 hours per day. She also spends a total of 4 hours over the course of the fair setting up. Let d represent the number of days of the fair and h represent the total hours spent at the fair.

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In rolling a pair of dice, suppose you win $5 if the sum is 10 but lose $2 if the roll is "doubles." If the price to play is $1, would it be a fair game? Justify your answer.

### Algebra

Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. 2. Design a fair race in ...

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At a fair malina ays a game in which she tosse a coin and then spins a spinner that has 5 different colors.How Many possible outcomes are there for malina?

### math

At a fair malina ays a game in which she tosse a coin and then spins a spinner that has 5 different colors.How Many possible outcomes are there for malina?

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Suppose someone gives you 8 to 2 odds that you can not roll two even numbers with the roll of two fair dice. This means you win $8 if you succeed and you lose $2 if you fail. What is the expected value of this game to you? Should you expect to win or lose the expected value in...

### geometry!!!! PLEASE HELP!!!!

Bret and Shawn are playing a game where each turn the players roll a 20-sided die fair and then add the number they get to their score. The winner is the player with the highest score at the end of the game (there may be a tie). Before the last turn, Shawn is ahead by 10 ...

### math

Paul bowled 6 games today. His scores are shown below. Game 1: 158 Game 2: 124 Game 3: 110 Game 4: 167 Game 5: 146 Game 6: 165 a. What was Paul's median score for the 6 games? Answer: 152 b. What was Paul's mean score for the 6 games? Answer: 145 c. Paul will bowl one more ...

### Math

You are given 9 to 1 odds against rolling a sum of 8 with the roll of two fair dice, meaning you win $9 if you succeed and you lose $1 if you fail. Find the expected value (to you) of the game.

### Math

Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. (I chose elephant which is...

### math-fractions

last season a little league baseball team traveled a total of 133 miles. For their first game they traveled 16 2/3 miles; second game 2 1/6; third game 25 4/9; and their fourth game 32 1/3. How many miles did they travel for their final fifth away game? when I add it, all I ...

### pre-algebra

Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. 2. Design a fair race in ...

### math

During a promotional weekend , a state fair gives a free admission to every 17th person who enters the fair. On saturday, there were 6,742 people attending the fair. On sunday, there were 5,487 people attending the fair. How many people received a free admission over the two ...

### math - question

In a television game show, there are five questions to answer. Each question is worth twice as much as the previous question. If the last question was worth $6400, what was the first question worth? is the answer 400

### Math

I am just stating, I do not want people to give me the answers to this, I would just like to have someone walk through it with me. Just making that clear, thank you. Directions: Follow the instructions below to design a fair race for the new video game Animal Tracks. 1. Choose...

### probability

explain the probabilty of one event in a fair game with three possible outcome

### Maths

Cam and Dean are playing a game with counters and dice. Cam has some counters, each labelled 1 on one side and 2 on the other. He flips the counters and scores the total of all the numbers showing. Dean has one die and scores the number showing after he rolls it. The winner is...

### math

Pick a Card. Mike and dave play the following card game. Mike picks a card from the deck If he selects a heart Dave gives him $5, if not, he gives Dave $2. Determine Mikes's expectation. Determine Daves' expectation Can you help me with this? i have tried to do it and i came ...

### Statistics

It's a simple question I am just so confused with this discrete probability distribution. The question is: In the New Jersey Pick 3 game, you pay $.50 to select a sequence of three digits, such as 911. If you play this game once every day, find the probability of winning ...

### Probability

Andrew has ten different two-player board games on his shelf. He has them numbered 1 through 10. When he plays the game i against Diego, he has a i^2/100 chance of winning. If Andrew rolls a fair ten-sided die to determine which game to play, the probability that he will win ...

### please check(Social studies)

4.C 5.B 4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 5.Which of the following explains why workers...

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4.B 5.A 4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 5.Which of the following explains why workers...

### social studies(updated answers)

4.why is ectourism better for the environment than traditional tourism? A.it changes native cultures B.there is a shortage of clean water C.traditional tourism only highlights beaches D.ecotourism uses few natural resources 4.A 5.C 5.Which of the following explains why workers...

### math problem

In a television game show, there are five questions to answer. Each questin is worth twie as much as the previous question. If the last question was worth $64000, what was the first question worth?

### Math

120 people attended the baseball game. Adults cost $6 and students cost $4 to attend the game. The game raised $600 from the attendance. How many students attended the game?

### math

Ryan's team won 2 games and scored 27 points in the first game and 24 in the second game. They lost a game 40 to 18. What was the total number of points the team scored in the winning game?

### Math

Suppose you play a game in which two fair standard dice are rolled. If the numbers showing on the dice are different, you lose $2. If the numbers showing are the same, you win $2 plus the dollar value of the sum of dice. Complete the next table, in which the values in the ...

### maths, economics, game theory

1. What is a degenerate game? 2. Is the following game degenerate or not, justify. 3. Find all nash equilibria in the game in pure or mixed strategies a b c d T 4,5 1,4 2,0 1,2 B 6,0 0,1 1,3 0,2

### math

Flag question Question text A fair coin is tossed 6 times. What is the probability to the nearest hundredth of obtaining at least one head? Select one: a. .08 b. .98 c. .50 d. .02

### Math

The Fun Guys game rental store charges an annual fee of $25 plus $6.50 per game rented. The Game Bank charges an annual fee of $57 plus $2.50 per game. For how many game rentals will the cost be the same at both stores? What is that cost?

### math

Raina is saving money to buy a game. So far she has saved $16 , which is one-fourth of the total cost of the game. How much does the game cost?

### 1st Grade Math Fair Idea

Any ideas for math fair for my first grader using patterns?

### Math - 7th grade

Can you check/explain the following: 1. If you roll a number cube 66 times, how many times should you expect to roll a 1? a. 9 times b. 11 times c. 8 times d. 10 times Ans. P(1) = favorable outcome/possible outcome = 66/396 , (1 x 66rolls, and 6sides x 66 rolls = 396) = 16.66...

### Math, Please help.

1. Choose two animals with different speeds. You can choose from the chart that starts at the bottom of this page or do research to choose your own. 2. Design a fair race in which the two animals have an equal chance of winning if they race at their top speed. Here are a few ...