TITLE

What shape is a loaded die?

AUTHOR(S)
Macg. Dawson, Robert J.; Finbow, Wendy A.
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring99, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how a game of liar's dice can be improved by innovation. Effect of the dice's shape and its resilience for lowering the center of gravity; Possibility of a polyhedron to remain stable on its smallest-diameter facet; Explanation of the boundary principle for loadable facets.
ACCESSION #
1964951

 

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