# Probabilities

## Probabilities Wiki - What is the probabilities?

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## Definitions of "probabilities"

• Plural form of probability. noun

## The word "probabilities" in example sentences

Using these data, Abbe made what he called probabilities, or forecasts, and provided a daily weather chart.. [Storm Warning]

In recent posts I've explained the new statistical procedure that produces our trend lines and how we now generate "win probabilities" for the leading candidate in each race.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

So to try to compensate for those problems, we added a very important feature to the statistical model that produces our win probabilities: It now incorporates the House race ratings produced by the Cook Political Report.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

So is it possible that our final polling "trend estimates" and win probabilities are providing a misleading picture of the outcome?. [Could The Polls In Election 2010 Be Wrong?]

We found that leads of 7 or more percentage points usually translate into win probabilities of 98% or better, and leads of 8 or more almost always produce 100% certainty about the winner.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard Win Probabilities]

So to try to compensate for those problems, we added a very important feature to the statistical model that produces our win probabilities: It now incorporates the House race ratings produced by the Cook Political Report.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

So is it possible that our final polling "trend estimates" and win probabilities are providing a misleading picture of the outcome?. [Could The Polls In Election 2010 Be Wrong?]

In the end it comes down to probabilities, is a 20% chance of a fatal ailment reason enough to run \$5000 in tests?. [The Volokh Conspiracy » An Act for the Relief of Sick and Disabled Seamen]

As a result, relatively small leads on House District estimates -- sometimes as little as 4 to 6 percentage points -- would generate win probabilities at or near 100%, often in races that Cook still puts in the their toss-up category.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

So is it possible that our final polling "trend estimates" and win probabilities are providing a misleading picture of the outcome?. [Could The Polls In Election 2010 Be Wrong?]

As of this weekend, we are using that model to generate win probabilities for the leading candidate in each race for which polling is available for Senate, Governor and U.S. House of Representatives.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard Win Probabilities]

As a result, relatively small leads on House District estimates -- sometimes as little as 4 to 6 percentage points -- would generate win probabilities at or near 100%, often in races that Cook still puts in the their toss-up category.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

Instead, the "win probabilities" are really more accurately described as a cross between lead and win probabilities.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard Win Probabilities]

As much as I enjoy Asimov, the idea of psychohistory ever producing a workable model for predicting future probabilities is too ludicrous even for scifi.. [Matthew Yglesias » What Might Have Been]

In recent posts I've explained the new statistical procedure that produces our trend lines and how we now generate "win probabilities" for the leading candidate in each race.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard U.S. House Model]

An important point before explaining the mechanics: Our main goal in generating these probabilities is less about predicting the future -- although pre-election polls conducted in the last week of the campaign should provide a reasonably accurate forecast of the outcome -- and more about helping readers put our "trend estimates" into context.. [Explaining The Pollster-Dashboard Win Probabilities]

## Probabilities on Social Media

##### Han0z
2019-08-17

Can journalists stop spouting cargo cult probabilities? "was a 4-sigma event, according to Bollinger Bands. That me…

##### Fightnomics
2019-08-17

Current odds-based win/finish probabilities for #UFC241 1 runaway favorite (Devonte Smith), Yusuff, Cifers and San…

##### Ngoddard
2019-08-17

The four options presented here for avoiding no deal add up to a probability of 1.6 (8 out of five). Didn’t…

##### TheTierZoo
2019-08-17

@MightyKeef Have people actually datamined the probabilities by percent for thwack/whack?

##### Mfrluna
2019-08-17

@Severiansky @jorgenomefui @Grego_Martinez_ @monteraux El paper en cuestión es "Origin of probabilities and their a…

### Probabilities Word Data

• PronunciationsP R AA2 B AH0 B IH1 L AH0 T IY0 Z
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