On Apr 7, 11:42 pm, Graham Cooper <grahamcoop...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Apr 8, 3:34 pm, george <gbl...@hnpl.net> wrote: > > > > > On Apr 8, 4:46 pm, Graham Cooper <grahamcoop...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > On Apr 8, 12:48 pm, BruceS <bruce...@hotmail.com> wrote: > > > > > On Apr 7, 12:22 am, Brad <goog...@vk2qq.com> wrote: > > > > > > On Apr 7, 2:01 pm, Graham Cooper <grahamcoop...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > > > how come this random noise doesn't affect Zenner Card tests guessing 1 > > > > > > card from 5 options? > > > > > > Because the card test is repeated 25 times, followed by 9 more sets of > > > > > 25 to randomise the noise out! You can't even get past guessing the > > > > > second card. > > > > > You beat me to it, Brad. That's pretty much it, Graham. The one in > > > > five is *very* subject to random noise, whether it's one guess from > > > > five choices or five guesses from twenty five. It's the repetition > > > > that reduces the noise. However, with longer odds, like one in 50 > > > > (you made the brag), the random noise causes fewer false positives > > > > from the start. OTOH, to regularly get a hit on 1:50 odds would take > > > > some sort of paranormal ability, and we all (including you) know you > > > > don't have that! After all, you've repeatedly demonstrated that you > > > > don't believe you have it. > > > > WHAT ODDS PER TRIAL DO YOU ACCEPT EXACTLY? > > > > 1 IN 5 IS OBVIOUSLY ALL GUESSWORK LUCK RIGHT? > > > > SO WHAT IS IT? > > > > YOU DON'T DO DICE OR COIN CLAIMS I TAKE IT > > > You get a CAPS bonus Bruce.... > > Well done- > > Yeh he taunts me in 5 threads all at once and you call me out for > overreacting.
It may appear to you that I make all my posts in separate threads simultaneously, but I assure you that I write them serially.