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    Statistical Rethinking Study Group

    I just created a slack group for people who would like to do a slow read of McElreath's Statistical Rethinking. I'm working through all the examples, both in R and the PyMC3 port to python, but I find the statistics confusing at times and would love to bounce ideas off a fellow student. If...
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    Deducing Sample Size from Sample Proportion CI

    How do I approach this problem? Suppose we want to estimate a sample proportion to within 0.05 with 95% confidence, how large will the sample have to be? There is no other information about the distributions of the population or the sample. No point in trying to solve for n in the...