CSU Math Club

In Fall 2015 we will meet every Thursday from 11:30 AM-12:15 PM in RT 1516.
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Who Has The Advantage?
Speaker: Dr. Leah Gold

Thursday, October 1st, 2015
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM,
 RT 1516

Pizza and beverages will be provided

Everyone is welcome!

Abstract:  There are many games where one person has an advantage over the others due to being the first (or the last) player. For instance, in playing tic-tac-toe, everyone wants to be the first player since the best you can hope for as the second player is a draw, assuming you are both great at tic-tac-toe. Another simple game is as follows: Peter has 10 coins and Pennelope has 9. They toss their coins simultaneously and whoever gets the most heads wins. In the case of a tie, Pennelope wins to offset Peter's advantage of having more coins. Who is most likely to win? We will analyze this situation and talk about some other simple games to determine whether or not they are
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Date: Oct. 15 Time: 4 p.m. Location: Business Building (BU 220)

Hear from Progressive executives in a special information session about Big Data and careers for business students at Progressive. Learn how Progressive identifies and recruits business students, the many career paths at Progressive and how Big Data is used throughout the corporation.

Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and also be first to speak with recruiters in the Progressive Recruiters Networking Session. Students majoring or interested in mathematics, engineering, economics and statistics are also welcome to attend.

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