March 1st, 2018, 02:08 AM  #1 
Senior Member Joined: Nov 2011 Posts: 224 Thanks: 2  root with probability
Can be a question with root that engage probability?

March 1st, 2018, 02:23 AM  #2 
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What on earth do you mean?

March 1st, 2018, 02:46 AM  #3 
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just to deal with a question that combine root with probability (!)

March 1st, 2018, 12:23 PM  #4 
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Your question is too vague. Give an example.

March 2nd, 2018, 01:20 AM  #5 
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Given: Data with sqrt. or Given: series with sqrt. or Given; question of number theory with sqrt. What question can I ask with probability on it? 
March 2nd, 2018, 01:59 AM  #6 
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Why square root specifically? Do you think it has special significance because of the symbol $\sqrt{}$?

March 2nd, 2018, 02:11 AM  #7 
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O.K. any root

March 2nd, 2018, 02:25 AM  #8 
Senior Member Joined: Feb 2016 From: Australia Posts: 1,638 Thanks: 570 Math Focus: Yet to find out. 
Well, you can beat an egg but ya can't beet a root! But in all seriousness your question still isn't clear. You can google search 'probability with roots'. 
March 2nd, 2018, 02:49 AM  #9 
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I not asking for only done question. I just want a good formulated question, that use of root in the question. I think if somebody answer on questions in the forum, he can also create a question with given data.

March 2nd, 2018, 08:05 AM  #10 
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Given a set of points on a cartesian coordinate system of x,y, the distance from origin to any point is sqrt(x^2 + y^2). What radius of distance from origin will include 50% of randomly distributed new points, where x and y range from 0..k? Last edited by AngleWyrm2; March 2nd, 2018 at 08:09 AM. 

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