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Monday, January 11, 2010

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Jacivi

A nice little pzzule. The answer 16/22 (or 72.73%) is correct. Assume you have 100 people, 40 men and 60 women. That means 16 of the men (40% of 40) and 6 of the women (10% of 60) are obese, for a total of 22 obese people. If you randomly select one obese person, the odds are 16/22 that they are male.

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