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A Note on Conditional Probabilities

by Platon C. Deliyannis (Illinois Institute of Technology)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
September, 1984

Subject classification(s): Statistics and Probability | Probability | Elementary Probability
Applicable Course(s): 7.2 Probability

The author discusses conditional probabilities and presents three simple hypotheses from which the classical definition of conditioning follows.


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