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Adding numbers and shuffling cards
Speaker : Persi Diaconis (Stanford Univ., USA)
When numbers are added in the usual way, 'carries' accrue along the way. How do the carries go? if there was just a carry, is it more or less likely to have a carry in the next place? It turns out that carries form a...
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