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Richardthughes



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(Permalink) Posted: Mar. 13 2012,20:57   

Quote (Occam's Aftershave @ Mar. 13 2012,18:31)
Over on Corny's blog, regular UD IDiot PaV (posting as Lino D'Ischia) gives a lesson in probability theory

 
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If I roll a six-sided die 24 times, what is the probability that I will get a six?

It's 24 x 1/6 = 4.0


A probability of 4.0

Comedy gold.

:D  :D  :D  :D  :D

That's amazingly wrong in every dimension! At least one 6? Just one six?

P>1 was the icing on the CAEK, though.

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