Perplexing Probability View more

Flex your probability skills with some surprisingly counter-intuitive games and puzzles.

Book 19 Lessons

Course description

Probability is full of counter-intuitive results and paradoxes.

Challenge yourself by learning how to mathematically master some very surprising games and experiments including the Monty Hall game show, the Boy or Girl paradox, and the Tuesday paradox.

Topics covered

  • Bayes' Theorem
  • Complementary Probability
  • Conditional Probability
  • Expected Value
  • Probability Distributions
  • Probability Misconceptions
  • Russian Roulette Variants
  • The Boy or Girl Paradox
  • The Monty Hall Game
  • The Tuesday Paradox