3/20/1987

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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 140-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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11931 140-02 LET'S DO A DEAL - 1 5:01 STUDIO
Characters recognize that the odds of choosing a gold coin from 2 gold and 2 lead coins are better than from 19 gold and 21 lead coins - even though there are more gold coins in the second option.
11950 140-03 GHOST OF A CHANCE 4:20 SONG
At a haunted house, a pizza delivery boy finds himself in several threating situations -- each of which has a different probabilty of escape.
11932 140-04 LET'S DO A DEAL - 2 4:10 PART
The odds of pulling a sharpened pencil out of 4 sharpened and 1 unsharpened get greater as the contestant successfully (and successively) pulls out the unsharpened ones.
15540 140-05 (BLACKSTONE) LEAD-IN & TAG 0:09 BUMPER
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13443 140-06 BLACKSTONE: CARD AND NUMBER 2:16 STUDIO
Blackstone asks a spectator to think of a 3-digit number, reverse the digits, subtract the larger from the smaller, add the digits of the answer - and the result will always be 18.
11035 140-07 MATHNET:PROBLEM OF THE MISSING MONKEY-5 10:01 MATHNET
George climbs atop the Hollywood sign, and the Mathnetters successfully solve the problem of the missing monkey -- putting both the gorilla and the thief behind bars.
Sketch Count:7
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 26:43

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