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Lying gambler (Posted on 2010-10-21) Difficulty: 1 of 5
A gambler throws a die and tells the score. He tells truth 3/4 of the times that he speaks and randomly lies 1/4 of the times that he speaks. If he says it is a six, what is the probability that he actually got a six?

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  Subject Author Date
is this right?Ankush2010-11-17 12:10:54
SolutionSolutionhoodat2010-10-25 15:31:32
SolutionProbability doesn't lie either (spoiler)Steve Herman2010-10-22 20:32:13
re: Randomly interpretingVishal Gupta2010-10-22 15:33:09
Randomly interpretinged bottemiller2010-10-21 16:31:30
SolutionStatistics don't lie (spoiler)Steve Herman2010-10-21 15:38:28
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