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A coin shows heads with probability p. Let X_n be the number of flips required to obtain a run of n consecutive heads. Show that the expected value is© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 3, 2020, 7:13 pm ad1c9bdddf
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The solution shows detailed calculation of the expected value of flips to have n consecutive heads.