The Law of Large Numbers

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This is from an article in AARP about miracles.

"The Law of Large Numbers shows that an event with a low probability of occurrence in a small number of trials has a high probability of occurrence in a large number of trials", says Scientific American coulumnist Michael Shermer, author of Why People Believe Weird Things (W.H. Freeman, revised, 2002). "Events with a-million-to-one odds happen 295 times a day in America."

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