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    Roll n fair dice problem - please help

    Roll n fair dice, and let Xn be the maximum number that is rolled.
    (a) [12pts] Compute E[Xn] as a function of n.
    (b) [4pts] What is lim(n-> inf) E[Xn]?

    I'm really confuse about this problem. Please help me figure out. Thanks!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Yan View Post
    Roll n fair dice, and let Xn be the maximum number that is rolled.
    (a) [12pts] Compute E[Xn] as a function of n.
    (b) [4pts] What is lim(n-> inf) E[Xn]?

    I'm really confuse about this problem. Please help me figure out. Thanks!!!
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