# Difference between revisions of "Bayes' theorem"

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A law of probability generally regarded in the Overcoming Bias/Less Wrong community as the foundation of consistent rational reasoning under uncertainty. | A law of probability generally regarded in the Overcoming Bias/Less Wrong community as the foundation of consistent rational reasoning under uncertainty. | ||

:<math>P(A|B) = \frac{P(B | A)\, P(A)}{P(B)}.</math> | :<math>P(A|B) = \frac{P(B | A)\, P(A)}{P(B)}.</math> | ||

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==References== | ==References== | ||

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=====Other Resources===== | =====Other Resources===== | ||

− | + | * [http://yudkowsky.net/rational/bayes An Intuitive Explanation of Bayes' Theorem] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]] |

## Revision as of 05:27, 11 April 2009

A law of probability generally regarded in the Overcoming Bias/Less Wrong community as the foundation of consistent rational reasoning under uncertainty.