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comment How big is a large sample?
Thank you very much for helping out and confirming that I understood it, your answer was more than helpful!
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comment How big is a large sample?
I don't understand where you got the 900 from, it can't be the same 900 as the one in n=900p because it has a p next to it and the sample size is 450, (it took me almost a year to understand your answer, mainly because I had to learn the definitions first). P.S. how do you do the math like that?
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if I use the full formula in your example (not ignoring the (1 - p) part), then n = 900(0.5)(1 - 0.5) right? so we would sample 225 coin tosses and expect around 112.5 heads with 7.5 standard deviation, right?
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I like the added k, seems like the best answer so far (at least for me)
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comment How to put 9 pigs into 4 pens so that there are an odd number of pigs in each pen?
Haha, you got me with this one, -2 really is an odd number of pigs!
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