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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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OK, here is my take on Shared Birthdays

Please let me know what you think, and if it can be improved (or corrected!)

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**gAr****Member**- Registered: 2011-01-09
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Hi MathsIsFun,

Looks good and neat to me.

And I also liked the footnote.

"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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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi MathsIsFun,

The page on probability and chances is well made.

The inferences drawn are interesting. The page is error free, I think.

Commendable work!

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi MIF;

Looks good!

**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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**John E. Franklin****Member**- Registered: 2005-08-29
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Intriguing!!

**igloo** **myrtilles** **fourmis**

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Thanks good friends.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi MathsIsFun,

Thanks, that's excellent. I particularly like the start with an easier example so the explanation is easier to follow for a student new to probability.

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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