Contact information and References for Monty's Dilemma

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The simulation is written by George Reese.

It was the tool used for a study by Jesse "Jay" Wilkins and George Reese.
The pedagogical persuasiveness of simulation in situations of uncertainty
, Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Meeting North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, November 1998. Wilkins, J. L. M. & Reese, G. C. (1998). Vol. 1, (p. 411).
In the study we examined the effectiveness of this computer simulation in changing students' decision-making in conditions of uncertainty. For a copy of the paper contact Jay Wilkins at

The Monty's Dilemma problem has been the subject of many articles. Here are a few.

In addition, here are some references for the probability underlying the problem.

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