tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post3527062949413765645..comments2023-11-05T03:45:25.001-08:00Comments on God Plays Dice: What is the origin of Kirillov's lucky number problem?Michael Lugohttp://www.blogger.com/profile/15671307315028242949noreply@blogger.comBlogger6125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-78824315260610856842011-03-24T12:32:48.477-07:002011-03-24T12:32:48.477-07:00It also equals the number of six digit numbers wit...It also equals the number of six digit numbers with a digit sum 27.aspertyxhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/09030601551553385044noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-75605532992598922572011-03-22T16:16:40.620-07:002011-03-22T16:16:40.620-07:00I went to grade school in Russia (Moscow) in the 8...I went to grade school in Russia (Moscow) in the 80s, and the concept of "lucky tickets" was absolutely around among quite ordinary schoolchildren. And yes, you were supposed to eat them.Unknownhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/00204979010660671427noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-59181159550953087812011-03-20T08:26:03.891-07:002011-03-20T08:26:03.891-07:00Is 000000 a ticket number? Is 000001 a ticket numb...Is 000000 a ticket number? Is 000001 a ticket number?<br /><br />JonathanAnonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-8492524971956070682011-03-19T09:21:42.926-07:002011-03-19T09:21:42.926-07:00That's the right answer. I haven't done th...That's the right answer. I haven't done the exhaustive search but I can confirm that's what you get by squaring the coefficients.Michael Lugohttps://www.blogger.com/profile/01950197848369071260noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-71322810110249704702011-03-19T04:38:33.353-07:002011-03-19T04:38:33.353-07:00J.T.: that's what I got, both by an exhaustive...J.T.: that's what I got, both by an exhaustive search in Sage and by squaring the coefficients of (1+x+x^2+...+x^9)^3.Danhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/13164511155168938519noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-58787265333544882532011-03-18T22:32:24.486-07:002011-03-18T22:32:24.486-07:0055252?55252?Chief Remixerhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/17337730229375442720noreply@blogger.com