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## How to Win a Jellybean Guessing Contest | Cleverness: Getting ...

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Mar 7, 2007 ... Strategies for Victory. There are a couple of strategies you may use in calculating the number of jellybeans in a jar or other container. In order of ...

## What is the best way to solve 'how many jelly beans are in the jar ...

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Method 1: Estimation 1. Estimate the (filled) volume of the jar. In most cases, the container will be approximately a regular shape - spherical, cuboidal, et...

## Wikijunior:What can you use math for?/Guessing Jellybeans ...

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In mathematics, guessing how many Jellybeans are in a jar is called a "Fermi ... guess, you need to use measuring, estimation, multiplication and geometry.

## How do you guess how many jelly beans are in a jar? - Ask.com

Two main methods are used to estimate the number of jelly beans in a jar, including mathematical formulas for volume and statistical estimation by counting the ...

## How to Guess the Amount of Jelly Beans in a Jar | eHow

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How to Count Jelly Beans in a Jar · How do I Calculate the Number of Candy ... So, multiply the radius number by itself, and, to get a rough estimate, multiply this  ...

## Tips For Guessing How Many Jellybeans Are In A Jar

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Learn how to make a good estimate of how many jellybeans are in jar. This estimation ... You will estimate how many jellybeans are there in the jar. 2. Realize ...

May 30, 2007 ... Win an iPod if you come closest to guessing how many jelly benas are in the jar. We're doing research on how accurate the average guess of a ...

## How Many Jelly Beans? | Math | Video | PBS LearningMedia

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Inez has a jar full of jelly beans. She knows she needs at least 200 jelly beans, but rather than count all of the jellybeans, she decides to estimate to see if she ...

## Estimating the Number of Jelly Beans in a Jar - Math Forum - Ask ...

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I'm doing my fifth grade project on probability. I need help naming/finding the reason why the average of the guesses of how many things are in ...

## Fermi Questions - Classic Fermi Questions and Annotated Solutions ...

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HOW MANY JELLY BEANS FILL A ONE-LITER BOTTLE? ... The number of jelly beans is the occupied volume of the jar divided by the volume of a single jelly ...

### Sampling and Estimating - How Many Jellybeans - Gamma

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that today's task is about estimating the number of candies in a jar using different strategies ... jellybeans in the jar and the number of black jellybeans in the jar.

### How to win a guess the number of jelly beans in a jar contest ...

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Apr 18, 2011 ... There are approximately 930 jellybeans in a gallon. If you know the volume, then a simple ratio will give a good estimate. Estimate in two steps.