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#51 2014-05-28 15:14:06

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#52 2014-05-28 19:42:10

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Re: Probability-1

Hi gAr;

I think I do, want to see it?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#53 2014-05-28 19:47:01

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi bobbym,

I have it too, but would like to know whether it's the same one.

See you in a while.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#54 2014-05-28 19:48:32

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Re: Probability-1

I know you have it, I want to see if I do! I will post what I have.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#55 2014-05-28 20:24:24

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Okay, post when you have it.

I am thinking of higher powers now.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#56 2014-05-28 20:26:55

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi;

I am sidetracked with answering some posts. Please hold.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#57 2014-05-28 20:36:12

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

No problem, I can wait.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#58 2014-05-28 20:52:34

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Re: Probability-1

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#59 2014-05-28 21:14:42

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi bobbym,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#60 2014-05-28 21:28:27

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi gAr;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#61 2014-05-28 21:49:54

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

You're welcome, see you later.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#62 2014-05-28 23:25:30

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Re: Probability-1

Hi gAr;

Very good problem.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#63 2014-05-29 23:42:07

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Next problem:


10 numbers (x_i) are chosen from U(0,1). What is the probability that


?


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#64 2014-05-30 00:02:43

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#65 2014-05-30 00:05:03

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi ShivamS,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#66 2014-05-30 00:06:57

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Re: Probability-1

Hi gAr;

I thought it was wrong too - I am really bad at probability.

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#67 2014-05-30 00:17:26

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi,

May be bad for now, we all keep learning!


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#68 2014-05-30 02:57:36

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#69 2014-05-30 03:15:35

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#70 2014-05-30 03:42:30

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#71 2014-05-30 04:09:51

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi,

Okay.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#72 2014-05-30 21:03:08

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi gAr;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#73 2014-05-30 21:12:30

gAr
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Re: Probability-1

Hi bobbym,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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#74 2014-05-31 00:17:03

bobbym
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Re: Probability-1

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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#75 2014-05-31 00:45:11

gAr
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Posts: 3,479

Re: Probability-1

Hi bobbym,


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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