Goodness of Wit Test #3: ‘Discouraging Words Are Seldom Heard’
One of the most appropriate definitions of statistical analysis is pattern recognition. From that perspective, statistical analysis has a great deal in common with solving word puzzles. I collect examples of ways in which word puzzles can be incorporated into a discussion of statistics and share two of my favorites here.Some content is only viewable by ASA Members who subscribe to CHANCE. If you are an ASA member, log in to Members Only and look for CHANCE under your publications.