Ch. 3 Probability & Coincidence

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PROBABILITY RESOURCES

Basic probability concepts

Probability vs. Odds

Probability Calculator

Calculating Odds

P values explained

Law of Truly Large Numbers & Coincidence

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READINGS

Odds a Meteorite Will Strike You (Howard)

Common Kinds of Coincidence

Forer:_The fallacy of personal validation (pdf)

Going to a Psychic (Hickey)

Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences Happen Every Day 

Problems with p-values

Odds for Powerball Mega Millions 

Media has a Probability Problem (FiveThirtyEight)

 

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