Description 
1 online resource (xiv, 816 pages) 
Series 
Probability and its applications 

Probability and its applications.

Contents 
Preface; Contents; List of Notation; Part I Theory; Review of Probability; Conditional Expectation; Martingales; Markov Chains; Game Theory; House Advantage; Gambler's Ruin; Betting Systems; Bold Play; Optimal Proportional Play; Card Theory; Part II Applications; Slot Machines; Roulette; Keno; Craps; HouseBanked Poker; Video Poker; Faro; Baccarat; Trente et Quarante; TwentyOne; Poker; Results Cited; Algebra and Number Theory; Analysis and Probability; Bibliography; Index 
Summary 
A work on the probabilistic aspects of gambling that covers the classical material such as house advantage and gambler's ruin. It also takes up such 20thcentury topics as martingales, Markov chains, game theory, bold play, and optimal proportional play 
Analysis 
speltheorie 

game theory 

stochastische processen 

stochastic processes 

wiskunde 

mathematics 

waarschijnlijkheidstheorie 

probability theory 

Mathematics (General) 

Wiskunde (algemeen) 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Games of chance (Mathematics)


Gambling systems.


games of chance.


Juegos de azar (Matemáticas)


Gambling systems


Games of chance (Mathematics)

Form 
Electronic book

ISBN 
9783540787839 

3540787836 
