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Author:Bryn Mawr College
Description: Play a non-zero-sum game where the best strategy for a given player is often one that increases the payoff to one's partner as well. The rules: on each turn of the game, you and your opponent must choose, without knowing the other's choice; following every turn of the game, you and your opponent will each receive a certain number of gold coins, the number depending for each of you on the choices made by both of you.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Games, Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Game Theory

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