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The Resource The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling, Adam Kucharski

The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling, Adam Kucharski

Label
The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling
Title
The perfect bet
Title remainder
how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling
Statement of responsibility
Adam Kucharski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From roulette tables to racetracks, provides a look at how scientists and mathematicians throughout the years have tried to figure out how to beat the house while gambling
Writing style
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10472994
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kucharski, Adam
Dewey number
519.2/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA271
LC item number
.K83 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Games of chance (Mathematics)
  • Gambling
  • Gambling systems
  • Probabilities
  • COMPUTERS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Gambling
  • Gambling systems
  • Games of chance (Mathematics)
  • Probabilities
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling
Label
The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling, Adam Kucharski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The three degrees of ignorance -- A brute force business -- From Los Alamos to Monte Carlo -- Pundits with PhDs -- Rise of the robots -- Life consists of bluffing -- The model opponent -- Beyond card counting
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 271 pages
Isbn
9780465055951
Lccn
2015034255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)920683317
Label
The perfect bet : how science and math are taking the luck out of gambling, Adam Kucharski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The three degrees of ignorance -- A brute force business -- From Los Alamos to Monte Carlo -- Pundits with PhDs -- Rise of the robots -- Life consists of bluffing -- The model opponent -- Beyond card counting
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 271 pages
Isbn
9780465055951
Lccn
2015034255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)920683317

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