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Bayes theorem the geometry of changing beliefs


Perhaps the most important formula in probability.
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The study with Steve:

You can read more about Kahneman and Tversky's work in Thinking Fast and Slow, or in one of my favorite books, The Undoing Project.

0:00 Intro example
4:09 Generalizing as a formula
10:13 Making probability intuitive
13:35 Issues with the Steve example

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If you want to check it out, I feel compelled to warn you that it's not the most welldocumented tool, and it has many other quirks you might expect in a library someone wrote with only their own use in mind.

Music by Vincent Rubinetti.
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