G Gambling, Probability and Abraham de Moivre

With a class you have the perfect environment to do large-scale trials. So let's ask a question. When you throw two coins, what is the chance that you get two heads? To answer this question divide the students into pairs, giving each pair two coins. Get them to complete a table as shown below,...

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Main Author: Humble, Steve
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Routledge 2002
published in: The Experimenter's A-Z of Mathematics pp. 42 - 45
Data of publication: 2002
ISBN: 1853468177
9781853468179
EISBN: 1134139462
1315069555
9781315069555
9781134139460
Discipline: Mathematics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
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