







Ten games with two possible outcomes for each game 
20181222 

From Jin: I'm trying to make a list to view all the possibility.
An example is if I have 2 games there's two outcomes (home/away)
I will use number to represent the teams.
01,23
All possible out comes are 02,03,12,13 right?
MY QUESTION If I have 10 games each have 2 outcomes (home/away) to win
What is all possible outcome.
01,23,45,67,89,1011,1213,1415,1617,1819
Could u please provide me with a list of all possible out comes
Thanks you Answered by Penny Nom. 





Jamie has twice as many video games as Mel. 
20170427 

From John: Jamie has twice as many video games as Mel. Together, the boys have 24 games. how many games do each boy have Answered by Penny Nom. 





A six team league to play a 20 game schedule 
20151019 

From Kelly: Hi there. Some of your posts are close, but my problem is evening out the home
and away games. We have 6 teams in our league and we are going to play a 20
game schedule, playing everyone 4 times. We will play Fridays and Saturdays,
each weekend. Of course the ideal would be to have each team have a home and
an away game each weekend, but I realize that is impossible, but I would like it as
close as possible. Any help would be much appreciated!! We also were considering
opening with a home and away  Friday then Saturday with the same teams. Then
carrying on with playing everyone else and then possibly finishing up with the same
home and home Answered by Victoria West. 





Six teams playing five games 
20151018 

From Aidan: I have six teams that will be playing five games.
I want each team to play each game once and each team to play each other team once.
Is this possible or should I add an extra round and let some teams play each other twice? Answered by Victoria West. 





A schedule for 6 teams and 37 games 
20120829 

From Giovanni: Hello, i try to prepare a schedules for 6 teams, and every teams will play 37 games before the playoff. How to make a schedules? thanks Answered by Victoria West. 





Six teams, two sites, and four days 
20090508 

From John: I have six teams, two sites, and four days. We have decided that we want to have trimeets, where there would be three teams competing against each other at the same site each day. Here is the problem, I need to make sure that each team sees each other team at least once and each team goes to each site at least once. Answered by Victoria West. 





A 25 team league 
20090331 

From brad: 25 teams are in a league in which each team plays everybody once how many games must be scheduled ? Answered by Penny Nom. 





How many games? 
20080512 

From Amy: Central Middle School is hosting a citywide ping pong tournament.
Twenty students signed up for the tournament. Each player plays another; the winner
goes on to the next round. Elimination games continue until there is one grand winner.
How many games must be played to find the grand winner? Answered by Penny Nom. 





How many combinations can there be for 12 games? 
20071101 

From Melissa: I am looking to find out how many different combinations there are in 12
sports games. Let's say I have 12 baseball games, total 24 teams, and
there can only be two results, win or lose, no ties. How many
combinations can there be for 12 games? Thankyou very much. Answered by Penny Nom. 





Visitor wins or home wins 
20040929 

From Paavn and Laddi: I have a math question i am stumped on for one of my classes. The question states that there are 14 baseball games with 2 possible outcomes for each game, visitor win or home win. How many different total combinations are possible from the 14 games? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Baseball games 
20040314 

From Fabian: Let's say I have 12 different Baseball games. There is one of only 2 possible outcomes for each of the 12 games. How would I fugure out how many combinations there are for the 12 games and for 11,10, and so fourth.
Answered by Penny Nom. 





A 6 team schedule 
20030831 

From A scheduler: I saw that someone put on your web site a team schedule and you helped them figure it out.Ý I have 6 teams that want to play each other once, and believe it or not, I cannot figure it out. Answered by Penny Nom. 





The number of possible outcomes with 8 games 
20030221 

From Gianni: If 8 basketball games being played(no ties), which means a total of 16 teams, what are the total number of possible outcomes that can occur. Answered by Penny Nom. 





Two problems 
20021014 

From Seçkin: i am from turkey i am a teacher in a collage i have two difficult question which i havent solve yet these are very important for me.... Answered by Claude Tardif. 





Theme day 
20011014 

From A teacher: I woulld like a math theme for a theme day in a high school, grades 912. Our last theme was fractal fest. Answered by Penny Nom and Claude Tardif. 





Dominos 
20010428 

From Mark: A standard dominoe set consists of 28 pieces, from doublezero to doublesix  Is it possible to arrange all those pieces in a straight line in such a way that the dots of any pair of adjacent pieces match? Please include picture
 Is it possible to arrange them in a circle and still meet the conditions in 1?
Answered by Claude Tardif. 





Nim 
20000404 

From Sandy Daniel: Could you please give me any information on this Math Fair topic? Answered by Claude Tardif. 

