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Math. strategy for popular games

Old 05-09-15, 10:29 AM
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Math. strategy for popular games

I saw this article on the Washington Post web site. I found it interesting and some of these are widely known already but some I personally did not.

"The mathematically proven winning strategy for 14 of the most popular games"

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/.../?tid=pm_pop_b
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Old 05-09-15, 10:59 AM
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Re: Math. strategy for popular games

Cool stuff. Thanks
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Old 05-09-15, 02:34 PM
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Here's another numberphile vid (great series by the way, show these to my students all the time) on how to win at the game of Dots:

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