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# Matching values of Die throws pt. 3

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 05:54 PM

it wouldn't be the first time I made a mistake on one of my own problems  , but yes, i derived a slightly different answer.

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 05:57 PM

it wouldn't be the first time I made a mistake on one of my own problems  , but yes, i derived a slightly different answer.

I applied witzar's formula to various different N, and I reproduced the same exact table that you gave in here

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:07 PM

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:11 PM

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Nevermind, they are equivalent. See witzar's post

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:15 PM

I concede to Witzar.

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Let's take a look at the highlighted equation above

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Edited by BMAD, 30 April 2013 - 06:16 PM.

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### #16 witzar

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:21 PM

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:23 PM

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if they are equivalent then why don't they produce the same expected values as Bushindo pointed out.

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:26 PM

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if they are equivalent then why don't they produce the same expected values as Bushindo pointed out.

I misread the equation. Yours was

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### #19 witzar

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:27 PM

if they are equivalent then why don't they produce the same expected values as Bushindo pointed out.

They do of course. Bushindo made a silly error evaluating your formula.
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Posted 30 April 2013 - 06:46 PM

oh good, i can stop pulling my hair out now.  Well done witzar.

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