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**cooljackiec****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-13
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My basketball team has eight games next month. We're pretty good; we have a 2/3 chance to win in each game. What is the probability we have a winning streak of at least four games at some point during the month?

I see you have graph paper.

You must be plotting something

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **Thinking is cheating.**

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**cooljackiec****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-13
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that isnt correct. any other solution?

I see you have graph paper.

You must be plotting something

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi cooljackiec;

Are you sure? Post #2 is magical.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **Thinking is cheating.**

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**cooljackiec****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-13
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ah, yes what you are getting is correct!

I see you have graph paper.

You must be plotting something

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Okay, I told you post #2 was magical. The answer improves the longer it sits there.

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