Reply to comment

Bigger numbers in the example?

Thanks for the article, I found it helpful.
Just one suggestion: if I followed it correctly, then in the example we expect 0.95 guilty people to fail the test, which we round to 1 because we need whole numbers. Could we have the example using 10000 athletes to avoid fractional people?
Rachael.

Reply

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.