TITLE

One Hundred Prisoners and a Lightbulb

AUTHOR(S)
Dehaye, Paul-Olivier; Ford, Daniel; Segerman, Henry; Kleber, Michael; Vakil, Ravi
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall2003, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a mathematical problem involving a light bulb and 100 prisoners. Solutions proposed for the problem; Mathematical proofs of the solution; Variations from the solutions proposed; Mathematical formulae used to solve the problem.
ACCESSION #
11050785

 

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