Given: I’m in an East Coast (USA) state and you’re in a West Coast state. What are the odds that our clocks (correctly) show the same time? (You can assume randomness based on population or geographic area as you wish, either answer is OK).
Given: We are parachuted into random (dry land) locations on the Earth. What are the odds that to get from my country to your country I must cross at least four borders?
I’d like to post more but I think I am outpacing my commenters; the more you comment, the more new posts you’ll get. I hope they’ll be varied enough that everyone finds something they like, a polymath ought to be able to do that.
Added 11/8: Answers now in the comment section.