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Author:Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
Description: The math behind the odds of winning the Big Game, a lottery open to 7 states (Massachusetts, Maryland, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, Virginia,), and how to understand it ("the psychology of lotteries has a logic all of its own").

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Probability

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