Taking Chances: Winning with Probability

Taking Chances: Winning with Probability

by John Haigh

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Taking Chances: Winning with Probability by John Haigh

An easy-to-read, fun look at some common probability traps and fallacies and how they can be used to put the odds in the reader's favor. Written by a math expert, who uses real-life examples that can be understood by general readers, Taking Chances: Winning with Probability shows how to make better betting decisions in such games of chance as: lotteries, football pools, dice, roulette, card games, tv game shows, horse racing, and betting with bookies. It will interest all those who are interested in gaining the extra advantage when it comes to winning the lottery, making money in the casino, winning the football pool, or backing the right horse.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198502913
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 08/17/2000
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

University of Sussex

Table of Contents

What is probability

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