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Trying to find optimal solution for row player. Deny=D Tattle=T. I am trying to do this without knocking out dominated alternatives.

D T

D -1,1 -10,0

T 0,-10 -6,-6

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

DD=p(-1)+(1-p)(-10) =-1p-10+10p =9p-10

DT=p(0)+(1-p)(-6) =-6+6p

9p-10=-6+6p

3p=4

p=4/3 (Huh?)

I do not know if my arithmetic is off, or I cannot solve the game by setting both equations equal because of the (0,-10) and (-10,0) scenarios.

Thanks for the help.

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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