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    The Sultan's Dowry Puzzle.

    Thought you folks may like this puzzle
    Probability Puzzles: The Sultan's Dowry Puzzle
    Really interesting result for sure.
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    Re: The Sultan's Dowry Puzzle.

    The solution to this puzzle is not so easy as someone might expects.
    I will publish a solution in the coming days.
    However the overall strategy is to reject the first 37% of the brides and select the first after ..this gives the groom chances 1/3 to win..otherwise if he choses one without strategy his chances are 1/n=1/100 only!!!.

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