A Monte Carlo simulation shows that after 10 years, $100,000 in the stock market could be as little as $51,000 or as much as $500,000.
Some will never be satisfied with the explanation they receive.
By the very nature of language, by the very nature of our approach to problems, they feel it is always appropriate to ask again “But why is that so?”
Does your teacher explain things from simple axioms or does she explain by gestalt, showing you examples after examples until you eventually recognize the pattern? C. P. Snow wrote of two cultures.
Background research – How quickly do prices converge to the equilibrium price in the marketplace? What conditions must exist to guarantee convergence? Where can I find useful data series?
Just what is a philosophic question and how does it differ from a scientific question?
Deduction is the normal operating mode of the left side of the brain using logic on facts. Induction is the normal operating mode of the right side of the brain using pattern-matching on incomplete information. Normal humans have both operating modes and the results of induction can be used with the results of deduction and…
Coming Climate Crisis? by Claire Parkinson. Subtitle – Consider the Past, Beware the Big Fix It’s nice to read a reasoned, solid reflection of the history of Earth’s climate and the present concerns about climate change.