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**draftlotto****Member**- Registered: 2013-08-02
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Hi all, I'm new to this forum, and wanted to introduce myself - I'm interested in math of all sorts. In particular, I've lately been interested in the calculation of probabilities related to draft lotteries (e.g. NBA, NHL draft lotteries) using a variety of methods, including Monte Carlo simulation and exact methods. Related to that, I've been developing an application that can calculate draft lottery probabilities for a lot of different scenarios. If you're interested, I've started a website - just add a .com to my username .

Anyway, I look forward to being part of this forum,

draftlotto

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
- Registered: 2009-04-12
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Hi draftlotto;

Welcome to the forum. A nice free tool.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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Hi draftlotto

Welcome to the forum!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Welcome!

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi draftlotto

**Welcome to the forum.**

Bob

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: idk
- Registered: 2012-11-29
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Hello draftlotto, welcome.

It's summer.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
- Posts: 15,917

Hi mathaholic

Welcome to the forum!

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**mathaholic****Member**- From: idk
- Registered: 2012-11-29
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I was here since November 30.

Or was it the anniversary when I changed my name?

It's summer.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
- Posts: 1,440

welcome!:lol:

Hve a happie time

Hey.

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**Amartyanil****Member**- From: Universe
- Registered: 2013-05-27
- Posts: 50

Hi draftlotto;

Welcome to the forum

"You can never be too old or too young. A person's age is irrelevant." - bobbym

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