A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
anonymous
 4 years ago
Needed A Smart & Genius & Patient People Pleas To help me in solving this question for necessary, Ty .
anonymous
 4 years ago
Needed A Smart & Genius & Patient People Pleas To help me in solving this question for necessary, Ty .

This Question is Closed

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0An ant stands in the middle of a circle (3 metres in diameter) and walks in a straight line at a random angle from 0 to 360 degrees. Problem is, it can only walk one metre before it needs a break. The ant has the memory of a fish and forgets what direction it has just walked in.. Anyway, after the break, it gets all dizzy and thus chooses another random direction from 0 to 360 in an attempt to escape the circle again. As you can well imagine, it could escape the circle after just 2 walks (just one break needed). Or... it could take 20,000 walks (19,999 breaks needed)!! There might even be the very slim possibility it might take 20,000^20,000 walks.... What is the average amount of walks required for the ant to escape the circle?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@TuringTest :My Native Language is German.. :) Would u mind to delete your recent comments to make sure every one can see it from the first view ?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is this a trick question. the highest amount of walks that the ant can do is \[\infty\] because it can continue to walk in circles foreer

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Zarkon probability problem

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Outkast3r09 :Its not a tricky question .,Its has a definite answer .

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is way out of my league frankly

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well lets see graphing it you get

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0though @Outkast3r09 makes a very convincing (to me) argument

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1341367888952:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is that the circle or its just a poker face @Outkast3r09 ?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1341367915879:dw it's pacman

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I believe it lacks a .5 as well..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0o gahd i thought it said that the diameter was 2 metres

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we need to find the probability that on the second walk what angles it needs to be .

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right, so after the first walk it has some situation likedw:1341368144531:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Guys ,Sorry i need to close this question and repost it ,,,It makes me laggy :s

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Please help me there http://openstudy.com/study?login#/updates/4ff3a7a7e4b01c7be8c74e14. Ty for your time

TuringTest
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1341368212808:dwwhat are the odds (what percentage of the possible directions) that he escapes the circle on the next move...maybe I dunno, I'm just thinking where to start
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.