Probability—Workhorse for Inference
Lecture no. 8 from the course: Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Probability accomplishes the seemingly impossible feat of putting a useful, numerical value on the likelihood of random events. Our intuition about what to expect from randomness is often far from accurate. This lecture looks at several examples that place intuition and reality far apart.