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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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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.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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

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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