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Re^2: Spooky math problem

by tilly (Archbishop)
on Feb 11, 2014 at 04:04 UTC ( #1074338=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Spooky math problem
in thread Spooky math problem

Sorry, you're skirting a ton of paradoxes in probability theory. This looks reasonable but isn't for the simple reason that there is no way to pick "a truly random real number". That probability distribution does not exist.

In order to avoid paradoxes the problem has to be *very* carefully stated.


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