Reference numberCLP/1/5
TitlePaper, 'An arithmetical paradox, concerning the chances of lotterys' by Francis Roberts [Robartes]
DescriptionRobartes discusses the arithmetics underpinning the odds of winning a lottery.

Subject: Mathematics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An arithmetical paradox, concerning the chances of lotteries'.

Read to the Royal Society on 29 March 1693.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1693.0021
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 17, no 198, p 677 (1693)
See JBO/9/116
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8413Robartes; Francis (c1650 - 1718); politician and natural philosopherc1650 - 1718
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