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LHS May5-11 02:26 PM

Probability question involving recurrence relations
 
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

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2. Relevant equations



3. The attempt at a solution


Can anyone help with part (a)ii, is pk=(1/2)^k? I can't see how to find qk

LHS May5-11 04:06 PM

Re: Probability question involving recurrence relations
 
solved!


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