# Dealer's Odds in Blackjack

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This Demonstration compares experimental data with theoretical probability predictions applied to the dealer's hand in the game of blackjack.

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Contributed by: D. Meliga and S. Z. Lavagnino (May 2017)

With additional contributions by: A. Chiavassa and M. Bonaldi

Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA

## Snapshots

## Details

You can see evidence of the law of large numbers in the Snapshots.

Snapshot 1: a large number of trials leads to a convergence of experimental and theoretical results

Snapshot 2: a small number of trials usually shows a deviation of experimental data from theoretical predictions

Reference

[1] M. Bonaldi, "Modelli probabilistici e strategie di comportamento nel gioco del Blackjack," thesis, Department of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy, 2010. amslaurea.unibo.it/792.

## Permanent Citation

"Dealer's Odds in Blackjack"

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Published: May 1 2017