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There is a lot of mathematically talented people on this site unfortunately i am

not one of them...I would appreciate if someone could please answer this for me.

Imagine there was a coin that was heavier on the heads side on landed on

heads 80% of the time and 20% of the time

If I flipped that coin 5,000 times how many time would i get

20 heads in a row ?

10 heads in a row ?

5 heads in a row ?

Can anyone show me how to calculate this?

Thanks

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# Simple probability question Please help?

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