Facebook Page
Twitter
RSS
Closed Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. Paris la ville de l'amour
    MHB Math Helper
    MHB POTW Director
    anemone's Avatar
    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,064
    Thanks
    18,253 times
    Thanked
    8,431 times
    Thank/Post
    2.752
    Trophies
    3 Highscores
    Awards
    MHB Challenges Award (2016)  

MHB Challenges Award (2015)  

MHB Best Ideas Award (2015)  

MHB Challenges Award (2014)  

MHB Challenges Award (Jul-Dec 2013)
    #1
    Here is this week's POTW:

    -----

    Two people take turns rolling an N-sided die. The object of the game is to roll a higher number than the previous roll. Failure to roll a higher number results in losing the game. Assuming player one rolls first, find the probability that player one wins the game.

    -----

    Remember to read the to find out how to !

  2. Paris la ville de l'amour
    MHB Math Helper
    MHB POTW Director
    anemone's Avatar
    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    3,064
    Thanks
    18,253 times
    Thanked
    8,431 times
    Thank/Post
    2.752
    Trophies
    3 Highscores
    Awards
    MHB Challenges Award (2016)  

MHB Challenges Award (2015)  

MHB Best Ideas Award (2015)  

MHB Challenges Award (2014)  

MHB Challenges Award (Jul-Dec 2013)
    #2 Thread Author
    No one answered last week's problem.

    You can find the suggested solution as follows:


Similar Threads

  1. Problem of the Week # 247 - Jan 02, 2017
    By Ackbach in forum POTW for University Students
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: January 11th, 2017, 14:48
  2. Problem of the Week #240 - Jan 03, 2017
    By Euge in forum POTW for Graduate Students
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: January 11th, 2017, 00:31
  3. Problem of the week #248 Jan 1st, 2017
    By anemone in forum POTW for Secondary School/High School Students
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: January 7th, 2017, 22:41
  4. 2017 is coming
    By evinda in forum Chat Room
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: January 1st, 2017, 21:02
  5. Is 2017^4+4^{2017} a prime?
    By anemone in forum Challenge Questions and Puzzles
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: February 26th, 2016, 11:33

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Math Help Boards