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Mrs. Jemery's Finite Math research project
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The Mathematics of Games and Gambling
Call Number: 519.2 PAC

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Games, Gods, and Gambling - F.N. David
Call Number: 519.2 DAV

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Statisticians of the Centuries - C.C. Heyde, E. Seneta
Call Number: 519.5 S797


Project Description

Chapter 6 Research Paper

Using the books on reserve in the library and the resources set aside on this page, find at least three resources and write a paper on the history of probability and how it is applied in businesses today. Use MLA format.


2-3 full pages: 20

Typed: 10
Resources: 15
Content is on the history: 20
Content is on the application in businesses today: 20
Quality of work: 15

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