Paul
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Re: Prob that event A occurs before B...
Posted:
Jun 23, 2013 3:24 PM


On Sunday, June 23, 2013 4:22:38 PM UTC+1, Peter Percival wrote: > Paul wrote: > > > > > Surely, it's excellent advice to translate a continuous problem into a discrete problem and then solve the discrete problem. > > > > It's advice, but it may not be excellent. If one can solve a continuous > > problem by sticking to the continuous, why not do so? > > > Yes indeed. _IFFFFFFF_ one can solve a continuous problem by sticking to the continuous, one should do so. However, the OP was presumably initially unable to do so because he posted here, asking for help!
Then, when I tried to help, he responded to my help in an insulting manner.
Paul

