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Clock Solitaire

A solitaire game played with Cards. The chance of winning is 1/13, and the Average number of Cards turned up is 42.4.


Gardner, M. Mathematical Magic Show: More Puzzles, Games, Diversions, Illusions and Other Mathematical Sleight-of-Mind from Scientific American. New York: Vintage, pp. 244-247, 1978.

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