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    Coin probability...

    A coin with radius of \farc{1}{4} is thrown on plane. Find the probability p so that the coin will cover a point on (Cartesian plane); (x,y) where x and y are integers.


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    It seems to follow an Uniform distribution having probability = (1/area of that circle), ie., \frac{1}{14*14*\pi}
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