The Monty Hall Problem

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  • Published on: Wednesday, July 24, 2019
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Comments

  • Josh Atkinson

    Josh Atkinson

     4 hours ago

    It makes sense, it just hurts my head to think about it

  • Dino Bob

    Dino Bob

     10 hours ago

    No, we don't need more monty hall problem, what we need is to bone

  • ynot ?

    ynot ?

     22 hours ago

    The shortest way to explain this is
    You have a 2/3 chance of picking wrong if you pick wrong and switch you win.
    So if you switch no matter what you win 2/3 times.

  • Land Hooman

    Land Hooman

     2 days ago +3

    v-sauce died again

  • Drumpling ಠ_ಠ

    Drumpling ಠ_ಠ

     2 days ago +1

    Uh oh he forgot the password again

  • sawamatsu

    sawamatsu

     2 days ago

    Did Michael forget his password again?

  • Kat Fitz

    Kat Fitz

     2 days ago

    ahhh i finally get it thank you! this has been bugging me for ages but changing the analogy really helps. Awesome stuff :)

  • Dusty Panda • 15 Years Ago

    Dusty Panda • 15 Years Ago

     3 days ago

    The main part of this video was everybody anticipating whether they got the poop or not

  • Haldir of Lorien

    Haldir of Lorien

     3 days ago

    What I want to know is who exactly is gonna want the poop...

  • Hyp3r Minz

    Hyp3r Minz

     3 days ago

    B99 brought me here.

  • Arthur C.

    Arthur C.

     4 days ago

    I chose Door No. 3 and didn't switch, hahaha.

  • NoCultist

    NoCultist

     4 days ago

    Do !nline Now Guys.

  • Mike Benavidez

    Mike Benavidez

     5 days ago

    I seem to recall this being easily explained with Math in the movie 21

  • drditup

    drditup

     5 days ago

    best explained monty hall problem imo

  • DoubleLine

    DoubleLine

     5 days ago

    Amy: Kevin's right
    Captain Holt: ...
    Captain Holt: You're fired

  • Bryan Turnbow

    Bryan Turnbow

     6 days ago

    First 10 seconds: Mood af

  • Epsilon

    Epsilon

     6 days ago

    Y’all gonna upload or what?

  • Jan Šebek

    Jan Šebek

     6 days ago

    good video, halfway my brain started melting but then followed with "ooooh now I get it" moment.

  • Cupcake Cockatiels that are finally not bots!!!!

    Cupcake Cockatiels that are finally not bots!!!!

     6 days ago

    æon

  • alex rice

    alex rice

     1 weeks ago

    What watch is that?