# fly_simulation

fly_simulation, a Python code which simulates an experiment in which a fly lands on a plate of radius 1. By repeating the experiment many times, the average distance of the fly from the center is to be estimated.

### Languages:

fly_simulation is available in a MATLAB version and a Python version.

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### Reference:

1. Paul Nahin,
Dueling Idiots and Other Probability Puzzlers,
Princeton, 2012,
ISBN: 978-0691155005.

### Source Code:

• fly_pdf.png, a histogram of 1000 experiments, and a plot of the exact PDF of the distance.

Last revised on 22 July 2022.