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#1 2013-01-30 11:36:45

cooljackiec
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probability

Six points on a circle are given. Four of the chords joining pairs of the six points are selected at random. What is the probability that the four chords form a convex quadrilateral?


I see you have graph paper.
You must be plotting something
lol

#2 2013-01-30 15:13:29

bobbym
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Re: probability

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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