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NCTM 2016 Regional Conference & Exposition: Phoenix, Arizona

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

128- The Probabilities of “Wheel of Fortune”: A Contestant’s Perspective

Friday, October 28, 2016: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
West 301 A (Phoenix Convention Center)


Lead Speaker:
Mike J. Reiners


How do English language letter frequencies and Wheel dollar values affect player strategy? How many "safe" spins can you expect to make before going Bankrupt or Losing A Turn? Come explore, simulate, and play along with the presenter, a recent Wheel contestant!


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session