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The Dice Game (Posted on 2003-11-10) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Three people, A,B,C play a game. A rolls the die.

Then, in order of "B,C,A,B,C,A..." they each roll the die. They keep going until someone wins. To win, you have to get the same number as the previous number rolled on the die. ( A can't win with his first roll because there was no roll before to compare it too.) What is the probability that each person will win?

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Rating: 4.2500 (4 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
late jump solutionwonshot2003-11-12 15:56:41
Solutionsolution - not so nice as that of SKSaso2003-11-11 09:45:20
re: solutionDan2003-11-10 18:51:53
re(2): solutionSilverKnight2003-11-10 15:05:35
re: solutionCory Taylor2003-11-10 14:59:43
SolutionsolutionSilverKnight2003-11-10 14:53:22
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