Expected trials under the matching rounds problem

Jim Farmer

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In which an argument with religious fundamentalists inspires an elegant expected number of trials exercise based on a generalisation of the matching problem.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-37
Number of pages9
JournalAustralian Senior Mathematics Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • Probability measures
  • Induction (Logic)
  • Mathematics
  • Australia


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