gambling

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    Not Homework, but need smart explanation. Trying to figure out payout of certain bet.

    There is a "money wheel" with 50 slots of dollar amounts the spinner can land on. The dollar amounts are 1$, 2$, 5$, 10$ and 20$. (The larger the dollar amount the higher the payout but less slots there are for it on the spinner therefore less likely to land on) ex. If you put one dollar on the...
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    Ultimate Gambling Question

    Hi. I wonder if you can help me. I very much believe that it is possible to make long-term profits by betting on ante post accumulators in sports such as Football. Antepost means betting on who will win the league or be top scorer or who will be promoted. By accumulator i mean...
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    Online Poker Fairness Evaluation Project

    Hello, I have been playing online poker for many years and have been a winning player over this time. I have been on the worst streak of my life recently and consequently have questioned the fairness of these sites. Reasearch online has led me to many forums where people are experiencing the...
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    50-50 or just abusing the game?

    Hi my name is Oscar and I had a question that has been bugging me and some other friends. We cannot wrap our heads around something and we have our own opinions about it. So I will try my best to explain this. I play a game and there is basically a built in gambling feature. It is 50%...