Stack and Stragglers

by Douglas Zare
1 December 2008

Douglas Zare

The effective pip count is particularly useful for understanding inefficient backgammon races. In this column, we will look at two epc formulas found by Walter Trice, for 0 or 1 straggler, and we will extend them to the case of 2 stragglers.

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