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In a dice game, a player points a finger at another player or into the air, then rolls a 6-sided die. If the roll is low enough, the person pointed at is eliminated. Player C needs 5 or lower. Player B needs 4 or lower. Player A needs 2 or lower. Sequence of play is A B C A B C ... skipping over eliminated players, until only one person is left -- the winner. What is the best strategy for A, and what is the chance that A will win?
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