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Hawks and Doves (Posted on 2004-09-13) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Whenever a hawk meets a dove, the dove is killed. Whenever two hawks meet, they fight to death, and both are killed. And if two doves meet, nothing bad happens.

There are H hawks and D doves, and you are either a hawk or a dove. Assuming that meetings are random, what are your chances of survival?

See The Solution Submitted by Federico Kereki    
Rating: 3.5000 (2 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
AnswerK Sengupta2008-10-19 23:55:42
WHAT IF...debbie2004-09-28 19:22:44
comment on official solutionTristan2004-09-27 20:16:35
No Subjectbernie2004-09-24 09:39:59
re(3): final proof of Oskars solutionMatthijs2004-09-20 07:29:37
re(2): not much of a clue hereMatthijs2004-09-17 11:15:47
re: not much of a clue hereMatthijs2004-09-17 08:10:52
Questionnot much of a clue heremichael2004-09-16 12:51:49
solution final partMatthijs2004-09-16 11:51:55
re(3): To Make Oskar's Solution Work...Charlie2004-09-13 20:22:03
re(2): To Make Oskar's Solution Work...David Shin2004-09-13 16:18:19
re: To Make Oskar's Solution Work...Charlie2004-09-13 12:09:43
SolutionTo Make Oskar's Solution Work...David Shin2004-09-13 10:57:15
re(2): Bird's Eye View !Charlie2004-09-13 10:42:31
re: Bird's Eye View !Charlie2004-09-13 10:34:07
Some Thoughtsre: Final partDavid Shin2004-09-13 10:29:08
SolutionBird's Eye View !Syzygy2004-09-13 09:56:25
Final partOskar2004-09-13 09:42:05
Some Thoughtsre: Half an answerCharlie2004-09-13 09:19:31
Some ThoughtsHalf an answerCharlie2004-09-13 09:15:17
Some Thoughtsre: Clarification RequestedSilverKnight2004-09-13 09:12:51
QuestionClarification RequestedDavid Shin2004-09-13 08:59:45
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