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the likeliness of a given event occurring

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We do not, for example, have to become radical indeterminists like Richard von Mises if we choose to adopt a subjective definition for probability.
After collecting the data, each student team records its results on the board, and the teacher uses the results as a springboard to introduce the basic concepts of probability.
The lesson sequence in this series is different than the others in that the assignment portion of each lesson begins and ends with written exercises not related to probability.
First and foremost is an understanding of that mysterious property, probability.
This objective probability would generally be obtained by repeated measurements of some kind (tossing a coin is a simple example), and the relative frequency of occurrence of a favorable result (heads or tails) would be an estimate of a probability.
Alternatively, as Shaughnessy (2003) suggested, data could be used to teach probability.
Topics include the unification of classical and quantum probability theories, EPR-Bohm and the original EPR experiments, Bell's inequality, interpretations of its violation and loopholes, simulation of EPR-Bohm co-relations in the local realistic approach, nonlocality, contextual probabilistic models, subjective probability and quantum information, quantum logic, and results of recent experiments in quantum information, model theory, discrete time, dynamics, and the philosophic foundations of probability.
In the completed system, Gell-Mann says, "When we do have an ensemble, a priori probability yields statistical probability.
A delightful guide to the sometimes counterintuitive discipline of probability.
If you have a treatment plan with a 5 percent complication probability,' he says, "a 5 percent error in dosimetry doubles the complication probability.
The two bedrocks of option pricing theory are an understanding of forward prices and an understanding of probability.
Accordingly, the Prober is instructed to avoid testing dies in areas that have low yield probability.
EQECAT will reset the per event limit to maintain a constant loss exceedence probability.
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