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 Game of luck (Posted on 2004-01-27)
4 people play a game of chance. They each take turns until everyone has taken a turn, then they begin a new round. They stay in the same order every round. Every time a player takes a turn, they have a certain chance of winning. When someone wins, the game ends. They all have even odds of winning a game. The chance of someone winning in any given round is 3/5.

What is the probability for each person to win during their turns?

 See The Solution Submitted by Tristan Rating: 3.4000 (5 votes)

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This Clarification provides an happy ending to very interesting and stimulating problem- not perfectly worded but very original.

Get us some more!!

 Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2004-02-04 15:14:30

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