
Re: probability has holes seriously and please read before you make a
Posted:
Dec 2, 2009 7:55 AM


In article <ba307d5146614224a2f77fe60a2c4d2d@v30g2000yqm.googlegroups.com> eestath <stathopoulosee@gmail.com> writes: > every integer greater than 2 is a product of primes to an integer > power > > case 1: a number has as its factor 2 : probability 1/2 > case 2: a number has as its factor 2 and 3 : probability 1/ > (2*3) > case 3: a number has as its factor 2 and 3 and 5 : probability 1/ > (2*3*5) > ... > > if we cover every case probabilities add up to 1!
You do not cover every case. Where is the case that a number has 3 as a factor but not 2?  dik t. winter, cwi, science park 123, 1098 xg amsterdam, nederland, +31205924131 home: bovenover 215, 1025 jn amsterdam, nederland; http://www.cwi.nl/~dik/

