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    Deplorable Mark
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    Post by Deplorable Mark on Tue Jun 20, 2017 8:08 am

    I flip a coin.  I get 9 heads in a row.  What is the chance I get head on the 10th flip?


    Bonus question.  what is the most likely number of heads I will get on the next 10 flips?
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    Soxillinirob
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    Post by Soxillinirob on Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:25 pm

    Deplorable Mark wrote:I flip a coin.  I get 9 heads in a row.  What is the chance I get head on the 10th flip?


    Bonus question.  what is the most likely number of heads I will get on the next 10 flips?

    50/50 chance on getting a head on the next flip.

    Most likely number of heads on next ten is 5.

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