Thread: Some puzzles View Single Post
2005-10-23, 00:20   #6
fetofs

Aug 2005
Brazil

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 Originally Posted by Ken_g6 1-two :razz: It's a trick question. If the company calls a meeting of two people who they know have the same birthday, the probability that they have the same birthday is 100%!
Sorry Ken, it was meant to be serious.

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 Originally Posted by Ken_g6 The command "jot - 1 1000 1 | grep -v "1.*3\|3.*1" | head -200" produces all the page numbers. They start at 1, and end at 222

Sorry? I can't get this number. I got 213 and my teacher keeps saying that the answer is 214!!! Can you list all the "jumped" numbers?

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 Originally Posted by Ken_g6 It depends what point in the show you're at. If you're at the beginning (case a), the chance of winning is: n-1 in [spoiler] n
Didn't experts said that not switching is best? If so, not switching is ]n-1/n . That way, we can conclude that the chance is lower .
Maybe if the host opens m...

Last fiddled with by fetofs on 2005-10-23 at 00:20 Reason: Couldn't spoilerize :(