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Optimum Strategies for the Game Super Six

@inproceedings{Jehn2021OptimumSF,
  title={Optimum Strategies for the Game Super Six},
  author={Rudiger Jehn},
  year={2021}
}
  • R. Jehn
  • Published 18 September 2021
  • Mathematics
In the game ”Super Six”, after successfully getting rid of a stick by rolling with the die a number that is not occupied, the player has the choice to continue to roll the die or to stop and to hand over the die to their opponent. The probability to win depends on the situation and on the chosen strategy. In this paper, the optimum strategy to maximise the winning probability is derived. If there are 1 or 2 sticks on the lid, it is always best to continue to roll the die. If there are 5 sticks… Expand

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