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Note on a War-like Card Game

Boris Alexeev and Jacob Tsimerman
The American Mathematical Monthly
Vol. 119, No. 9 (November 2012), pp. 793-795
DOI: 10.4169/amer.math.monthly.119.09.793
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Note on a War-like Card Game
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Abstract We prove that the probability that one of the players has a winning strategy in the War-like card game “Peer Pressure” approaches zero as the number of cards dealt approaches infinity, even if the cards are dealt in a slightly-biased manner.

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