Probably Not is intended to be both entertaining and educational in an area that is central to everyday life. The examples provided in the book exemplify how we are living in a statistical world, what we can expect, what we really know based upon the information at hand, and also explains when we only think we know something. The book begins with an introduction needed to further explore the connection between predication and probability, and the subsequent chapters include coverage of: insurance, gambling, and the Precautionary Principle; coin flip games; Central Limit Theorem; binomial distributions and Poisson distributions; medical tests; and more.
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Subtítulo: FUTURE PREDICTION USING PROBABILITY AND STATISTICA