when you flip a coin 50 times, the total number of microstates is 2^{50}. How can you show this by using the binomial theoreom. Thank you!
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Originally Posted by apatite when you flip a coin 50 times, the total number of microstates is 2^{50}. How can you show this by using the binomial theoreom. ${2^{50}} = {\left( {1 + 1} \right)^{50}} = \sum\limits_{k = 0}^{50} {\left( {\begin{array}{*{20}{c}} {50} \\ k \end{array}} \right)}$
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