Video: Understanding The Probability of Coincidence

Introduction (Via Understanding Uncertainty)

Given enough opportunities for something unlikely to happen, it’s very likely that it will. David Spiegelhalter demonstrates this using a simple number matching game. There is further reading on our Coincidences thread where you can also play with the animation directly.

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22. December 2009 by Miguel Barbosa
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