The Monty Hall Math Problem

Here's a great example/explanation of the Monty Hall math problem:[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9WFKmLK0dc]This is the same as Margin Gardner's Three Prisoners problem, and is based on the earlierĀ Bertrand's box paradox (also known as theĀ "three-card swindle").It's a good reminder that our intuition isn't always reliable.(via) … [Read more...]