Thursday,   November 19,    at 2:00 P.M.  in BR305 (or BR420)

SPEAKER:    Allan Mills

TITLE:    How to Use Geometry to Win the Lottery

Free refreshments at 1:30 in the Bruner second floor faculty lounge.

Jordan Ellenberg's book, "How Not To Be Wrong" contains many interesting mathematical topics. In this talk we'll present the story of the collapse of the Massachusetts Cash WinFall lottery and some related mathematics as described in Ellenberg's book.

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