An ex-colleague of mine has written a book in which he purports to have devised a way of predicting the lottery. It is called How to Predict Future Lottery Results: know tomorrow’s numbers today on a month-by-month basis by Francis Isaac. I was initially doubtful because he has a job. If I knew how to… Continue reading Predicting the Lottery with Dr Isaacs
Oh dear, he’s going to try to teach us again… Using Probability to Cheat the Lottery The number that has come up the fewest number of times in the National Lottery in the UK is the number 20 (175 times). The number that has come up the most frequently is the number 44 (244 times).… Continue reading Probability and the Lottery: can I make you rich?