Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Ekeland, Ivar (1993), The Broken Dice, and Other Mathematical Tales of Chance, Retrieved on 2018-11-04
Folksonomies: gaming

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04 NOV 2018

 Dice Rolls are Suspect

It is true that every aspect of the role of dice may be suspect: the dice themselves, the form and texture of the surface, the person throwing them. If we push the analysis to its extreme, we may even wonder what chance has to do with it at all. Neither the course of the dice nor their rebounds rely on chance; they are governed by the strict determinism of rational mechanics. Billiards is based on the same principles, and it has never been considered a game of chance. So in the final analysis...
Folksonomies: games randomness
Folksonomies: games randomness
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