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A wide-ranging discussion of the question in the title of the paper is presented.

The probability of losing in exactly \(n\) steps of the gambler`s ruin game is investigated.

The author discusses the effect of moving the roots of a polynomial in a Java applet.

The authors exhibit two differentiable functions for which the integration by parts formula does not apply.

Analysis of the motion of a hollow ball with a viscous fluid center as it slowly rolls down a slightly inclined plane

Three new proofs of the fact that the point \(A\) on the circular arc \(BC\) for which \(AB + AC\) is maximum is the midpoint of the arc are presented.

This note uses the Gauss sums to evaluate certain sums of trigonometric functions. It includes a short history of Gauss sums.

The result in the title is demonstrated graphically.

By exploiting the geometry of the cobweb plot, the author provides a simple and elementary derivation of the parameter for the period-three cycle of the logistic map.

The author gives a mapping of the ordered pairs of positive integers onto the positive integers which is immediately recognizable as a bijection.