I was just wondering how to calculate the expected number of trigger pulls required to shoot a single bullet out of a six-shot revolver.

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- Aug 2nd 2008, 01:10 PMfrankdent1russian roulette
I was just wondering how to calculate the expected number of trigger pulls required to shoot a single bullet out of a six-shot revolver.

- Aug 2nd 2008, 01:33 PMCaptainBlack
- Aug 9th 2008, 01:18 PMfrankdent1
Another related question.

In 2 player russian roulette, alternating and not spinning the cylinder between shots, what's the probability the first guy will die? - Aug 9th 2008, 01:47 PMfrankdent1
Nevermind it's 50/50 because it's 3.5, which is between 3rd shot (player 1) and 4th shot (player 2). Although you'd think the guy who goes first would have a disadvantage.

- Aug 9th 2008, 07:53 PMQuick