The Secret To Winning At Rock-Paper-Scissors
Feb 1, 2015
Numberphile Hannah Fry proves that it's not by venturing into the science of rock-paper-scissors and showing that, with a little math and quick thinking, scoring a win isn't as hard as it seems.
Rock-paper-scissors is a popular game, most often used for quick decisions. Losing is basically like drawing the short straw. However, no one has ever really found a way to strategically win the game, which has always seemed completely random.