Questions tagged [games]

Games are activities played for fun. May also refer to sports. Use [videogames] for electronic games.

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Are there more 40-moves chess games than atoms in the universe?

I read this tweet recently: "There are more possible games of chess lasting 40 moves than there are atoms in the entire universe. Intriguing to know." I find this highly doubtful. Could ...
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Is there a statistical advantage in playing KENO for a long period of time?

When I was in high school there was a story about a man who won millions of dollars playing keno. The amount of money and the location appear to be true based upon this wikipedia article: In 1994, ...