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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

About your exlanation of what you did. This will be good practice. As hard as it is to solve a problem it is harder to explain how.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I have posted there.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, I have seen that. Now we can discuss what you would like to do with it. The pros and cons.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I need a little more than that. You have to tell me, what it is you want to do. I can advise you a little but I do not want to sway you in any direction.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Well, I could send it to that guy. I have no idea what to do!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I would say you can email him at doctormatt at madandmoonly dot com. Explain that you have a general solution to #10. He will then instruct you.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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But, do you think it's a good idea.

I have written the email down. You can delete if you think it's neccessary.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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But, do you think it's a good idea.

If you check the latest pdf you will see my email name there under thanks. Therefore what right do I have to tell you not to? But publishing always comes with a little risk. I have had work stolen from me by some very well respected people.

The way to decide is to ask yourself what you want to do. I will be happy with whatever decision you make.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay. I'm emailing him. It's not much of a result to be stolen, anyway.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It hurts like crazy when it happens. I do not think he will do that though. So good luck.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Do not abandon me just yet. If he is interested in seeing the solution, should I point him to the other thread, or should I send him the solution in a pdf file?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You know to make it into a pdf file?

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Yes.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Then do that when you hear from him. I will give you the simulation results I have and one or two more because he can understand that. You can include that in the pdf if you like.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay. I will start making it now.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Very good!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Actually, make that tomorrow. I am not able to type that kind of stuff right now...

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Do it whenever you can.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Okay!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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When you do 4 of a kind, do you use the 6th row instead of the 5th row of the T's?

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi bobbym,

You know how to fit a good distribution?

I was guessing it might be approximated by weibull distribution.

The plot of probabilities are right-skewed. I'm getting no better result even after spending much time on this!

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi gAr;

I have not had much luck either. Your picture did not show.

We have transferred over to a new server. The move has caused some features to malfunction. Uploading a picture is not working, as well as some parts of latex.

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Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi bobbym,

I had read about some troubles in other posts, yet I tried to check.

Anyway, the pic I was trying to post was point plots for face showing up thrice, and the weibull's plot for lambda = 7.9 and k = 3.6, which were close enough.

"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense" - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

How did you get that using a Weibull dist? I am using geogebra to look at the distribution.

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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