Episode 14: Expected Value

Finals Week

Jayden is preparing for finals week, and wants to know how much time can he expect between his two finals. Can you help him out?

Episode 15: Expected Value

The Half-Court Shot

We solve the problem of the expected time between Jayden’s two finals, and present the last problem of the first season: how many half court attempts until Danielle ma...

Episode 16: Expected Value


We finish off the season with a flurry of solutions to the problem of the number of half-court attempts required to make one. The methods range from intuitive to compu...