Examining Cylindrical Dice

Author: Dustin L. Jones
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Prospective mathematics teachers try to determine the dimensions of a cylindrical die that ensure that the probability of landing on the lateral surface is equal to that of landing on an end.

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Dustin L. Jones, DLJones@shsu.edu, is an assistant professor of mathematics education at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. He is interested in the effects of mathematics curricula on student learning.

(Corresponding author is Jones DLJones@shsu.edu)
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