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To: bgill
It is curious.

It is not any more curious than the Birthday Paradox:

In a room of just 23 people there’s a 50-50 chance of two people having the same birthday. In a room of 75 there’s a 99.9% chance of two people matching.

Humans do not naturally perceive math. That's why such paradoxes are so counter-intuitive.

18 posted on 03/26/2013 1:53:59 PM PDT by Greysard
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To: Greysard

I have two children (out of ten) with the same birthday, eight years apart.

I agree about not naturally perceiving math ;-).


19 posted on 03/26/2013 1:57:22 PM PDT by Tax-chick (Stand in the corner and scream with me!)
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