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Russian Roulette


You and four friends are playing Russian roulette, one bullet is in a chamber of a six chamber gun.  Each of you must take a shot from the gun.  The chamber will only be spun once, before anyone has taken a shot.  If you got to chose, which position, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th would best help your chances of survival?

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Don't see how it matters, unless ...


You do more than "take a shot."

If you keep shooting until someone is killed, then just don't be the first to shoot.
Why? Because a bullet in either of chambers 1 and 6 will kill the first shooter.
The other four shooters have a 1/6 death probability.


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