this is not homework or an exam, just a problem im trying to understand for this chapter. any help? thanks



1. A television network is attempting to decide during the summer which of the following three football games to televise on the Saturday following Thanksgiving Day: Alabama versus Auburn, Georgia versus Georgia Tech, or Army versus Navy. The estimated viewer ratings (millions of homes) for the games depend on the win–loss records of the six teams, as shown in the following payoff table:


Number of Viewers (1,000,000s)
One Team Has

Both Teams Winning Record; One Both Teams

Have Winning Team Has Losing Have Losing
Game
Records Record Records
Alabama vs. Auburn
9.5
8.4
5.2
Georgia vs. Georgia Tech
9.8
8.1
5.0
Army vs. Navy
10.2
7.2
4.6

Determine the best game to televise, using the following decision criteria.
a.Maximax
b.Maximin
c.Equal likelihood