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RagingSquirrel

  • 4 years ago

Whats the REAL ratio of getting heads when you flip a quarter? It's not %50 BTW.

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  1. meverett04
    • 4 years ago
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    I just flipped a coin ten times 4 heads 6 tails Is the REAL ration 40%?

  2. meverett04
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    http://www.scientificameriken.com/yr1/coin.asp

  3. RagingSquirrel
    • 4 years ago
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    Its actally %51 to %49 percent if nothing strange happens.

  4. RagingSquirrel
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    Due to the weight of the coin and stuff.

  5. Rose<3
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    i would think it would still be 50%

  6. RagingSquirrel
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    No, you can read this to see: http://www.codingthewheel.com/archives/the-coin-flip-a-fundamentally-unfair-proposition

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