STATS 3PG3, Winter 2018
PROBABILITY AND GAMES OF CHANCE
Probabilistic treatment of games of chance. Selected topics from: conditional expectation, discrete martingales, Markov chains, game theory, house advantage, craps, video poker, gambler's ruin, slots, betting systems.
Three lectures; one term
Prerequisite(s): One of ISCI 2A18 A/B, MATH 2A03, 2X03; and STATS 2D03