## Knights of the Round TableProbability puzzles require you to weigh all the possibilities and pick the most likely outcome.
King Arthur, Merlin, Sir Lancelot, Sir Gawain, and Guinevere decide to go to their favorite restaurant to share some mead and grilled meats. They sit down at a round table for five, and as soon as they do, Lancelot notes, "We sat down around the table in age order! What are the odds of that?"
Merlin smiles broadly. "This is easily solved without any magic." He then shared the answer. What did he say the odds were? ## HintDoes it matter if they are sitting clockwise or counterclockwise? Or where the oldest sits?Hide ## What Next?
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