In the Milk, Beads and Pascal’s Triangle article, we have talked about the Sister’s Dilemma, and how they toss coins and later roll dice to solve their problem. In this post, we are going to talk more about tossing coins and how they are connected to other mathematical topics. The Interrupted Game In a chess […]

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# Posts tagged with 'permutations and combinations'

## The Binomial Expansion

Note: This is the second part of the Binomial Expansion Series Part I: Milkshakes, Beads, and Pascal’s Triangle Part II: Binomial Expansion In the Milkshakes, Beads, and Pascal’s Triangle article, we have shown that the combination of the binary numbers 1 and 0 may be interpreted as the number the flavors of milk shakes, or […]

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## Introduction to Combinations

Introduction to Combinations In my Introduction to Permutations post, we have learned that the number of permutations (or arrangements) of objects taken at at a time written as is equal to , and we have also learned that the number of permutations of objects taken at a time written as is equal to . In […]

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