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Anon
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Percentage question
Posted:
Feb 3, 2013 5:41 PM


I heard that lie dector results are correct 53 to 47%. Am I correct in saying that this means that there is a 3% chance of the test being right and a 97% chance of it being wrong? Not really good with math but see some collations sometimes. Thanks



