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Date: Sat, 20 Jan 2001 23:47:34 -0800

Subject: [OT] Math

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A long time ago, in a university far, far away....I took statistics.
And have since forgotten most of it.
If I fire six missiles, each of which hits with a 1 in 6 chance, I
know the chance of getting six hits is (1/6)^6 and the chance of
getting six misses is (5/6)^6. Let's say, though, that I want to know
what the probability is for getting four hits? I could work out all
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