# IF Alt - number is greater than 0.5. Pressing F9 will...

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Coin 0.6 T 0.96 H 0.37 T 0.26 H 0.78 T 0.21 T 0.85 T 0.76 T 0.65 H 0.67 H Random Number USING THE IF FUNCTION The RAND function has been used to generate random numbers in Cells B12:B21 . Since these have uniform distribution, the probability of a given number being less than or equal to 0.5 is 1/2. Hence, we can simulate tossing a fair coin by displaying an H if the random number is less than or equal to 0.5 and a T if the

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Unformatted text preview: number is greater than 0.5. Pressing F9 will create a new simulation. Mathema P The Ma 2007 b The Univ atics for Business Decisions, Part 1a Release 1.53a, 2007 Published and Distributed by athematical Association of America by The Arizona Board of Regents for versity of Arizona. All rights reserved....
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## This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course MATH 115a taught by Professor Ekstrom during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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