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Heads I win, Tails you loseA game is played between Jacob and Jack with a single coin. If a coin is flipped and lands on heads, then Jacob wins. If a coin is flipped and lands on tails, then Jack loses. After 10 flips of the coin, Jacob always wins, and Jack always loses. #2 20060926 04:33:28
Re: Heads I win, Tails you losea)get 2 of the same type of coins and stick them together using super super glue heads faced up. Presenting the Prinny dance. Take this dood! Huh doood!!! HUH DOOOOD!?!? DOOD HUH!!!!!! DOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #3 20060926 04:38:20
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseI'm sorry, but all three of your answers are incorrect. Lets say that ∞ games are played. #4 20060926 04:49:34
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseaw but a DOES work unless u get a blacksmith and then make him smelt the single coin with 2 head signs Presenting the Prinny dance. Take this dood! Huh doood!!! HUH DOOOOD!?!? DOOD HUH!!!!!! DOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5 20060926 17:03:05
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseThat is called cheating. Try to solve the puzzle with an ordinary coin, without altering the coin in any way. #6 20060926 17:42:20
Re: Heads I win, Tails you lose
heads = Jacob wins #7 20060927 01:18:15
Re: Heads I win, Tails you losethats a good point thats a trick question lol Presenting the Prinny dance. Take this dood! Huh doood!!! HUH DOOOOD!?!? DOOD HUH!!!!!! DOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8 20060927 09:56:01
Re: Heads I win, Tails you lose
b & c: Coin lands on it's side "In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..." #9 20060927 16:02:02
Re: Heads I win, Tails you lose
B and C are indeed correct. #10 20061023 06:48:46
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseCould you answer the rest of the questions? #11 20061026 03:08:26
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseNot yet, not until someone can come up with a really clever solution. #12 20061026 03:37:44
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseThey flip the coin and it goes down a storm drain. "In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..." #13 20061026 03:43:02
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseWell, actually there are several answers for this. You're right, in a sense, about saying how they could dispose of the coin. I'm going to give you my answer now. #14 20061026 04:04:56
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseNo. "In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..." #15 20061026 04:17:18
Re: Heads I win, Tails you loseThere are loads of arguments for this puzzle; The question is, which ones would be 'correct' in a sense? 