Dave Brooks' day

Bong Manayon bongmanayon at gmail.com
Thu Oct 1 00:13:23 EDT 2009


4$ ...I feel so ordinary :-)

Bong

On Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 12:12 PM, Larry Colen <lrc at red4est.com> wrote:
> Last year I had thanksgiving with a friend I used to date. She is
> exactly a year younger than me. At that thanksgiving dinner, out of 12
> people, 4 of us were born on Sept. 6th.
>
> On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 09:00:49AM +0200, AlunFoto wrote:
>> 2009/9/30 John Francis <johnf at panix.com>:
>> > Our maths teacher sprung this one on us in the 5th form
>> > (ob.us - around 11th grade).  He asked us to estimate the
>> > probability that two people in our class of around 30
>> > shared the same birthday.  He chose a few people to guess,
>> > before he revealed the answer.  I was one of the two top
>> > maths performers in the class, so he saved me until last.
>> > My guess?  100% !    That surprised him somewhat, until I
>> > pointed out that we had two sets of twins in the class ...
>>
>> Lol!
>>
>> I have a relative who likes to travel Europe by charter bus. He takes
>> a kick out of betting with some poor bloke on whether two people in
>> the bus have the same birthdays, before grabbing the guide microphone,
>> announce his intents and ask people to reveal their birthdays. So far
>> he's only lost the bet once; I think the total score is 5:1 in his
>> favour.
>>
>> Jostein
>>
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