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Which option would you pick?
« on: December 06, 2018, 12:26:11 AM »
(1)A 95% chance of winning 500 dollars a week for life.

(2)A 90% chance of winning 1000 dollars a week for life.

(3)An 85% chance of winning 1500 dollars a week for life.

(4)An 80% chance of winning 2000 dollars a week for life.

(5)A 75% chance of winning 2500 dollars a week for life.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2018, 05:44:57 AM »
A 100% chance of getting $872 a month for life.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2018, 06:08:17 AM »
(1)A 95% chance of winning 500 dollars a week for life.
That’d be mad money, for all my geek pursuits.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2018, 06:29:27 AM »
A 100% chance of getting $872 a month for life.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2018, 08:28:00 AM »
(1)A 95% chance of winning 500 dollars a week for life.
That’d be mad money, for all my geek pursuits.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2018, 11:43:22 AM »
Option one is more than enough extra money

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2018, 12:05:29 PM »
Hell yeah, i’d be getting all the Funko Pops collectibles!


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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2018, 12:16:49 PM »
Option 2
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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #8 on: December 06, 2018, 01:23:04 PM »
I picked option 5, might as well go for the gold.


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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #9 on: December 06, 2018, 01:30:17 PM »
^^^fair enough, you arent really losing anything regardless.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #10 on: December 06, 2018, 03:29:08 PM »
75% option. Still very good odds, and imo, less rage inducing if you lost that then the higher ones with their smaller chances to fail.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #11 on: December 06, 2018, 05:08:44 PM »
3 is the option most likely to give you the greatest returns.

A 10% decrease in probability delivering a 300% return over the first option would be ridiculous to pass up.

4 and 5 would be better when they hit and hurt more when they miss.

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Re: Which option would you pick?
« Reply #12 on: December 07, 2018, 09:27:26 PM »
^^^AKA, i used to apply the same basic formula to women at the club, back in my single days.

You bang enough 3s and 4s you basically banged a 15.
« Last Edit: December 07, 2018, 09:28:58 PM by Riv1 »

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