Student's Guide to Calculus I
This Student Guide i s exceptional, maybe even unique, among such guides in that its author, Fred Soon, was actually a student user of the textbook during one of the years we were writing and debugging the book. (He was one of the best students that year, by the way.) Because of h i s background, Fred has taken, i n the Guide, the point of...
The Mathematics of Gambling
Casino card games such as baccarat and blackjack
differ significantly from casino games such as craps,
roulette, and slot machines in that they are not indepen-
dent trial processes-that is, the cards that already have
been played do affect the odds on subsequent hands.
Consider for a moment the game of blackjack, where