Thread: ATD #9 Part I
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03-17-2008, 06:51 PM
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Originally Posted by Johnny O View Post
Each roll of the dice or draft is an independent event uninfluenced by other independent events. Your chances of nabbing a top 3 pick are 3 in 28 or 32 regardless of how times you've done it before.
That's true after he's already picked up one top-3 pick. But looking at it from the perspective of what are the odds of getting two top-3 picks I believe it should be (3/28)*(3/32).

Sort of like the odds of getting three consecutive heads on three coin-flips is (1/2)*(1/2)*(1/2) or 1/8.

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