## Problem of the Week 1020## A Pandigital Puzzle
Let p(n) be the probability that a random n-digit integer has all 10 digits occurring (where for simplicity we do include leading 0s; that is, we consider 0000012345 as being a 10-digit number). So p(9) is 0 and What is the smallest n for which p(n) > 1/2? Suggested by Danny Lichtblau, Wolfram Research, Inc. © Copyright 2004 Stan Wagon. Reproduced with permission. |

17 November 2004