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A brilliant new talent bursts on to the thriller scene with a dazzling work of spellbinding fiction, a riveting story of chance, fate, and numbers, and one man's strange journey past the boundaries of the possible into the chilling realm of the ... Continua
Ha scritto il 13/12/08
I was triggered to read this book by a fellow statistician, who was enthusiastic about this novel dealing with statistics and probability.Well, I found nothing about statistics, and the few pages about actual probability theory - i.e. how you ...Continua
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Ha scritto il Dec 13, 2008, 11:01
If you flip a coin, two possible futures exist: one in which the coin is heads, another in which it's tails.
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Ha scritto il Dec 09, 2008, 12:32
"What are the odds that you and I have the same birthday?"
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"It's 1 divided by 365."
Pag. 110
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Ha scritto il Dec 09, 2008, 12:30
Assuming some had the two spades, the probability that one of the next two cards would be a spade was 36 percent. [...] the odds that someone had been dealt two spades in the first place were only 6 percent per player.[...] the odds of getting dealt ...Continua
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