Notes on Write-Ups

Here are some nice examples from write-ups on the Nail Drop problem.

Diagram and Approach

Color works well here to show how to determine which outcomes [$$(\theta, y)$$ points] are events [green $$y$$ value less than orange $$\frac{l}{2} \cos (\theta)$$ value].

Putting it all together

This is part of a very clear set of steps to analyze the area model.