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in: Arnold; Arnold > 2020-09-09

Sep 9, 2020 2:28 PM # 
ken:
n / (2n - 1)?

also what kind of socks come in left/right?
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Sep 9, 2020 2:52 PM # 
Arnold:
Indeed. You got there a lot faster than me, but I expected no less.

And it’s these ones

I do notice the difference when I put on the wrong side.
Sep 9, 2020 8:48 PM # 
bubo:
Although you blame some of your mistakes on a dodgy map - maybe some can be attributed to dodgy socks? Maybe some of your aiming off problems are caused by overly left-footed-ness...
Sep 9, 2020 8:54 PM # 
Arnold:
Now that you mention it, I was too far left on all three of my 1’ mistakes.
Sep 10, 2020 8:28 AM # 
RashRouteRicky:
This is a decent read.

Presents some nice ways to understand reasoning using probability and statistics without hiding behind the mechanistic use of equations ... except for the chapter on Bayes theorem, which I had felt I understood pretty well until I read this.
Sep 10, 2020 1:08 PM # 
feet:
Now you've done that one, repeat for creatures with n sets of socks for their m feet. You did the case m=2. Assume that each of the m socks are different (in winter humans do the case m=4 if wearing both gloves and socks, and especially if German-speaking and wearing both Handschuhe and Schuhe (mit Socken)).
Sep 10, 2020 10:26 PM # 
AlistairH:
I have before today realised I was wearing mismatched socks labelled L and R which turned out to be large and regular sized...
Sep 11, 2020 2:02 PM # 
bubo:
Which of course is all right if you have different sized feet.

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