Rule of Succession Calculator

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How does the Rule of Succession Calculator work?

Given s successes in n independent trials, this calculates the probability that the next repetition is a success
This calculator has 2 inputs.

What 1 formula is used for the Rule of Succession Calculator?

  1. (s + 1)/(n + 2)

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What 3 concepts are covered in the Rule of Succession Calculator?

the likelihood of an event happening. This value is always between 0 and 1.
P(Event Happening) = Number of Ways the Even Can Happen / Total Number of Outcomes
rule of succession
a formula introduced in the 18th century by Pierre-Simon Laplace in the course of treating the sunrise problem
(s + 1)/(n + 2)
a single performance of well-defined experiment

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