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**Can You Beat Randomness: The Lottery Game

This is the description and instructions for the Can You Beat Randomness?- The Lottery Game applet. It is a simulation of flipping coins. Students are asked to make conjectures about randomness and how certain strategies affect randomness. It strives to show the "growth of order out of randomness."
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Source http://polymer.bu.edu/java/
Email Address trunfio@bu.edu
Date Of Record Creation 2004-12-14 12:40:07
Date Of Record Release 2005-05-13 17:19:41
Date Last Modified 2012-07-05 16:47:24
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Author's Name Paul Trunfio, Gary McGath
Author's Organization Center for Polymer Studies
Technical Requirements Java-enabled browser
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Date Record Checked: 2004-12-14 00:00:00

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