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Re: Name Of Law That Describes How Lower Numbers Appear More Often In A Sequence ?
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Jun 17, 2014 3:48 PM


On 20140617 18:56:21 +0000, Bob said:
> Hello, > > Will blame it on old age now. > > What is the name of the "law" I am thinking of that > describes how lower value numbers appear so often in squences ? > > I believe it begins with "B", but just cannot come up with it. > > Thanks, > Bob > >  > This email is free from viruses and malware because avast! Antivirus > protection is active. > http://www.avast.com
Benford's Law relates to initial digits of large data collections. Not quite your problem but at least it starts with B!



