Tag Archives: statistics

Bayes’ Theorem: An Introduction

Today, I’m going to look at a fundamental theory for understanding probability, a function in which instinctive human “reasoning” is almost universally terrible. People whose careers depend on the accuracy of their predictions, like medical doctors, often fail to understand … Continue reading

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Statistical Literacy (Powerpoint presentation)

Backing slides for an oral presentation on statistical literacy. In order to provide the slides on this WordPress article, I will need to upgrade to a Pro account. Since I won’t be doing that anytime soon, here’s the link to┬ámy … Continue reading

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