Deep Thoughts on the River Crossing Game

  • Deep Thoughts on the River Crossing Game

    Dan Canada, Dave Goering
    A game of chance and some lines of thinking about winning strategies. Also highlights properties of the game that are counter-intuitive and sure to challenge the thinking of teachers and students alike. Includes sample scenarios and an appendix providing proof of game probabilities. Interactive Fathom software is used to simulate rolls of dice and analysis of game play.