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February 8th, 2018, 02:32 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2013 Posts: 18 Thanks: 0  What is the minimum number of days until the expected value hits $1,000,000?
Given the left page scenario, what is the minimum number of days until the expected value rebalances to $1,000,000? The diagram on the right demonstrates pictorially how expected values are calculated per day iteration 
February 10th, 2018, 08:39 PM  #2 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2018 From: somewhere Posts: 14 Thanks: 2 Math Focus: Algebraic Number Theory / Differential Fork Theory 
By expected value are you referring to the probabilitic meaning or do you mean the point at which you are guaranteed to make $1,000,000? I ask because the latter is possible to never come.

February 12th, 2018, 06:24 PM  #3 
Newbie Joined: Aug 2013 Posts: 18 Thanks: 0 
Hi, I solved it. Thanks! 
February 12th, 2018, 06:55 PM  #4 
Global Moderator Joined: Oct 2008 From: London, Ontario, Canada  The Forest City Posts: 7,842 Thanks: 1068 Math Focus: Elementary mathematics and beyond 
Would you mind posting your solution?

February 12th, 2018, 08:00 PM  #5 
Senior Member Joined: Aug 2012 Posts: 1,973 Thanks: 551 
Forget it. It's too late to become a bitcoin billionaire.


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