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Probability question involving recurrence relations

  1. May 5, 2011 #1

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

    [PLAIN]http://img812.imageshack.us/img812/5261/unleduqi.png [Broken]

    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
     
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  3. May 5, 2011 #2

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    solved!
     
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