Plinko: Probability from a TV ShowDemos with Positive Impact Online Instructional Resources
Plinko is the most popular game of chance on the TV game show The Price is Right. This demo uses Plinko to illustrate how mathematics is useful for predicting a strategy that gives the highest probability for a big win.
Citation InformationSusie M. Lanier and Sharon Barrs. "Plinko: Probability from a TV Show" Demos with Positive Impact Online Instructional Resources (2001)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/sharon_barrs/6/