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    Expectation/probability question (sorta like Craps, maybe?)

    I'll try to be as brief as possible: I have a number of events that can happen, say e1, e2...eN. N isn't particularly large. Each event has a probability of "failure", p1, p2...pN (Actually, there will likely be an overall failure rate, that will be converted to a weighted probability based on...