Accession Number : AD0637253
Title : OPTIMAL STRATEGY AT ROULETTE.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.
Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF MATHEMATICS
Personal Author(s) : Smith,Gerald John
Report Date : JUN 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : The paper solves the problem of finding the optimal strategy at roulette, where one's object is to attain a fortune 1, given a certain lesser fortune to begin with. The probability of attaining fortune 1, as a function of the starting fortune, is an increasing, continuous singular function. (Author)
Descriptors : (*OPTIMIZATION, *GAME THEORY), STOCHASTIC PROCESSES
Subject Categories : Operations Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE