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Episode B18 - The Josephus Problem

Synopsis:Joseph ben Matityahu fought the Romans as a Jewish General before becoming a trusted advisor to the Flavians.

The Josephus Problem (mathematics):Given a group of n men arranged in a circle under the edict that every mth man will be executed going around the circle until only one remains, find the position L (n, m) in which you should stand in order to be the last survivor. Problem.mp3