Discussion questions for recitations

Week 9

  • Calling Bullshit ch. 6 has an example where they argue that, on average, you will be incapable of choosing the more quickly-moving lane on a highway. Do you believe their argument?
  • Can you come up with a scenario where: bus routes #1 and #2 service your stop; each route arrives every 10 minutes perfectly regularly; but nonetheless if you arrive at the stop at a random time you see the #1 bus arrive first 90% of the time?