Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Gambling Mathematics

  1. Dec 24, 2008 #1
    Suppose I am very interested in the subject. What field/s of mathematics would I be studying?
    Combinatorics, Statistics and Probability?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 25, 2008 #2

    mathman

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    Essentially both. Discrete probabilities (gambling odds for example) are frequently derived using combinatorics.
     
  4. Dec 26, 2008 #3
    This fella' has a pretty good website with info about probability and gambling.

    www.wizardofodds.com
     
  5. Dec 29, 2008 #4
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: Gambling Mathematics
Loading...