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by Scott Mayers
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?
Replies: 13
Views: 217

Re: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?

... also suspect given how I noticed that theorem is an extension of the "Monty-Hall' type problem. Where this statistical puzzle represents 'weirdness' of something mathematical, ...
by uwot
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?
Replies: 13
Views: 217

Re: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?

... also suspect given how I noticed that theorem is an extension of the "Monty-Hall' type problem. Where this statistical puzzle represents 'weirdness' of something mathematical, ...
by Scott Mayers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?
Replies: 13
Views: 217

Re: Can we abolish Quantum Mechanics?

... also suspect given how I noticed that theorem is an extension of the "Monty-Hall' type problem. Where this statistical puzzle represents 'weirdness' of something mathematical, ...
by mickthinks
Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Three boxes and an Indian couple
Replies: 16
Views: 523

Re: Three boxes and an Indian couple

All you ever wanted to know about the Monty Hall Problem can be found here : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monty_Hall_problem , and the answer to ...
by vegetariantaxidermy
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Three boxes and an Indian couple
Replies: 16
Views: 523

Re: Three boxes and an Indian couple

I've always thought that the 'Monty Hall problem' counldn't apply to the real world. Humans are not mathematical equations. Here's what Monty ...
by Scott Mayers
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Physical question
Replies: 51
Views: 1946

Re: Physical question

... experiments done using it utilize the statistic 'trick' related to the Monty Hall problem which inappropriately 'confirmed' what they wanted. You are welcome to disagree. ...
by Scott Mayers
Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Why Philosophers Should Care About Computational Complexity
Replies: 31
Views: 1522

Re: Why Philosophers Should Care About Computational Complexity

... and why a computer program can't be used to suffice as a test for the Monty Hall problem as some think this can be permitted. So it CAN be a relevant potential part of ...
by Logik
Sun Feb 24, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: The death of Classical logic and the birth of Constructive Mathematics
Replies: 260
Views: 7633

Re: The death of Classical logic and the birth of Constructive Mathematics

... and is something I argued a few years ago in an intense debate on "The Monty Hall Problem". Because the means of higher-order languages to 'trick' even the programmer to ...
by Scott Mayers
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: The death of Classical logic and the birth of Constructive Mathematics
Replies: 260
Views: 7633

Re: The death of Classical logic and the birth of Constructive Mathematics

... and is something I argued a few years ago in an intense debate on "The Monty Hall Problem". Because the means of higher-order languages to 'trick' even the programmer to ...
by Mike Strand
Thu Jul 05, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Pick the Door with the Prize!
Replies: 25
Views: 1686

Re: Pick the Door with the Prize!

... the significance of the long list of hits when searching for "Monty Hall" here at the Phorum. If you look at the earliest result returned, you'll find it is this ...
by mickthinks
Wed Jul 04, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Pick the Door with the Prize!
Replies: 25
Views: 1686

Re: Pick the Door with the Prize!

I think you have misunderstood the significance of the long list of hits when searching for "Monty Hall" here at the Phorum. If you look at the earliest result returned, you'll find it is this post from way back in 2012. It was posted by someone you know rather well.

lol
by Mike Strand
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Pick the Door with the Prize!
Replies: 25
Views: 1686

Re: Pick the Door with the Prize!

https://forum.philosophynow.org/search.php?keywords=monty+hall Just saying ... Thanks for your interest, mickthinks! I was joking about the fact that the author ...
by Mike Strand
Tue Jul 03, 2018 3:07 am
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Pick the Door with the Prize!
Replies: 25
Views: 1686

Pick the Door with the Prize!

One of my favorite applications of probability theory is the Monty Hall Prize Behind the Door game. In the most basic version of the game, there are three doors, ...
by Mike Strand
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics
Topic: Probability
Replies: 24
Views: 1204

Re: Probability

... problem that still baffles many folks but has a clear solution: The Monty Hall three-door problem.