Dillan Mraz



Verla Becker asked in Games, Probability, Playground Games

Is there an actual strategy to winning Rock, Paper, Scissors?

Dillan Mraz
Although technically Rock, Paper, Scissors is considered a game of chance, there are a few patterns to keep in mind that could give you a leg up on your competition. Men are statistically more likely to throw rock first, whereas women are more likely to start with scissors. Further, if someone wins on a particular throw, they are more likely to start with the same choice in the next round. Similarly, if they lose, they’re likely...