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Old 05-23-18, 09:55 AM
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Originally Posted by Altor View Post
Age old statistical question regarding distributions.

Is it a bigger disparity that you have 900 fewer bodies to choose from, even though it's only 3-4 times larger?

Or is it a bigger disparity having to compete against schools 30 times larger than you, even though it's only 150 or so in the headcount?
It's a good point. But percentages do not run races, people do. Which one would you rather compete against? One with 150 more, or one with 900 more?
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