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 12-15-2005, 12:50 PM Replies: 0 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Correlation Is correlation and the correlation coefficient the same thing? data i = 7,8,10,9,5,4 data j = 8,7,13,7,5,7 I have a modern portfolio theory book which states that the correlation coefficient =...
 Forum: Probability 11-12-2005, 03:32 PM Replies: 8 Views: 9 Posted By Tater10 Re: New game on British Telly - Deal or No Deal uh oh... this looks like a monty hall problem. I dont watch the show, and I'm not 100% clear how the game works from reading the website, but if the game show 'forces' boxes, i'd take EV of whatever...
 Forum: The Stock Market 11-03-2005, 08:56 PM Replies: 2 Views: 8 Posted By Tater10 Re: Commodities (Gasoline) Unleaded gasoline closed today at \$1.6268 per gallon, december 2005 delivery. 1 contract is 42,000 gallons, or \$68,325.60. The difference you pay from the pump is delivery, additives, markup, and...
 Forum: Probability 10-29-2005, 11:58 PM Replies: 77 Views: 16 Posted By Tater10 Re: Can one overcome a -EV game? If you break the casino, you lose your comp buffet, -EV.
 Forum: Probability 10-27-2005, 06:13 PM Replies: 3 Views: 11 Posted By Tater10 Minimum variance portfolio... I can't figure out the minimum variance of situations like this: Security A Standard Deviation 14%/year. Security B Standard Deviation 8%/year. Security C Standard Deviation 10%/year. ...
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 09-26-2005, 05:30 PM Replies: 33 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: Running Ice Cold. Is This A Normal Downswing or Has The Plane Cras [ QUOTE ] I truly believe I am a solid player. [/ QUOTE ] How would you rate your driving abilites? Above average or below average? There are very few people who would rank themselves as...
 Forum: Internet Gambling 09-14-2005, 11:16 AM Replies: 32 Views: 33 Posted By Tater10 Re: For those that get \"Paypal\" and \"Ebay\" emails thanks for the link in the OP. I put my info on the site, and it told me my account will not be frozen. actually, i like putting in fake usernames with passwords as "GoF***Yourself"
 Forum: Probability 09-10-2005, 11:10 AM Replies: 2 Views: 11 Posted By Tater10 Football pool probabilites... Maybe i'm missing something. I am in a football pool that you pick with lines. Assume there are 4 players, and 4 games, and the probability of winning each individual game is 50%. ...
 Forum: Sports Betting 09-07-2005, 10:22 PM Replies: 4 Views: 9 Posted By Tater10 Re: Best book for parlays (betpop) Has anyone ever used betpop? I cant seem to find a review on them either. thanks for the info
 Forum: Sports Betting 09-07-2005, 09:26 AM Replies: 4 Views: 9 Posted By Tater10 Best book for parlays I'm in a "parlay pool" with some friends of mine. I thought that parlays would use 10 cent lines that pinnacle used for parlays (-104, -107, etc.) However, when i click on "parlays", everything...
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 09-06-2005, 05:03 PM Replies: 6 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: \$55: 3rd time in a row Villian raised me as BB. I play the \$33's, but I let this stuff go. I get even by pushing any 2 to the guy(s) on my left.
 Forum: Probability 09-05-2005, 01:23 PM Replies: 7 Views: 10 Posted By Tater10 Re: Anyone ever play the game 31? Here is the "random thoughts" you were asking for... I played a game called schwimmen (sp). Very similar http://www.pagat.com/commerce/schwim.html
 Forum: Internet Gambling 08-30-2005, 05:41 PM Replies: 13 Views: 14 Posted By Tater10 Re: PokerRoom Sit N Go Promotion I agree, hence my post. I'd rather have a kick in the head than 11th.
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 08-30-2005, 05:17 PM Replies: 2 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 PokerRoom SnG challenge. Just heard about the PokerRoom SnG challenge via e-mail. (Top 10 players who play 9/3-9/5 get to play in a \$20,000 SnG on 9/10, everyone gets at least \$1000). Top 100 get a PokerRoom beanie. I...
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 08-27-2005, 12:11 PM Replies: 19 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: Heads up pocket 66, call the all in, right move? doh! forgot the AT-A2, not to mention forgetting you would have 500+ chips if you lost. that would change the #'s to 54% vs 46% in the OP's favor. I'd call then, unless the villian was extremely...
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 08-27-2005, 11:43 AM Replies: 19 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: Heads up pocket 66, call the all in, right move? I guess i agree with sharpie. The OP states this as a pure math problem. 66 vs AA-22, AK-AJ, KQ-KJ, QJ. I get this as 47.4% vs 52.6%. I will assume payouts of \$45/\$27/\$18. EV folding...
 Forum: Probability 08-24-2005, 12:47 PM Replies: 9 Views: 9 Posted By Tater10 Re: odds terminology, does a bet pay 1:1 or 2:1 Odds are expressed win to lose, or win : lose If you go play horses, a horse might be 3 to 1. You could win \$3 or lose \$1. You get back \$4 when you bet \$1, but that is only because the track...
 Forum: Probability 08-21-2005, 07:20 PM Replies: 11 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Re: Game theory football In the few times i have actually played this, i have done well because of what you said. People are pretty predictable.
 Forum: Probability 08-21-2005, 07:16 PM Replies: 11 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Re: Game theory football This is a copy and paste from my excel spreadsheet. I hope it's legible. Here is what i have for each down. You would want to be defense, only by .0029 Down / yards / O_Run / O_Pass / D_Run /...
 Forum: Probability 08-21-2005, 04:59 PM Replies: 11 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Re: Game theory football Yeah, your numbers match up with mine if the offense were to win with a 12 yd pass on 4th and 2. I found the game to be better with a loss for the offense. (actually, i got +.00003 EV for the...
 Forum: Probability 08-20-2005, 05:25 PM Replies: 11 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Re: Game theory football I was reading the David Romer paper about going for it on 4th down, and how NFL teams are too conservative when I thought back to my football game. There was an article written in the 2+2 magazine...
 Forum: Probability 08-20-2005, 10:22 AM Replies: 11 Views: 12 Posted By Tater10 Game theory football Here is a stupid game i invented when i began reading about game theory a couple years ago. I believe i have found optimal ev for this game, and would like to see if anyone else has the same...
 Forum: Computer Technical Help 08-01-2005, 03:35 PM Replies: 6 Views: 8 Posted By Tater10 Re: Need help building poker laptop I just bought a refurbished dell inspiron 6000. I searched the refurbished dell's for the lowest price laptop with WUXGA resolution (1900x1200). Found one for \$600 (\$680 total with s&h & taxes). ...
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 07-30-2005, 11:39 PM Replies: 34 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: Help me pick a personalized license plate (totally OT) DO UCY
 Forum: One-table Tournaments 07-27-2005, 01:17 PM Replies: 5 Views: 3 Posted By Tater10 Re: How much to raise with 1500 stacks? I'm having the same problems at pokerroom. Hero gets AA 1st hand of the tourney, raises to 125. 2 callers. Flop 9h 8h 8c. Hero bets \$200, Villan #1 folds, Villian #2 raises all in. Hero...
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