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Comment author: [deleted] 19 July 2011 06:30:14PM 0 points [-]

I was very impressed with the simplicity of the Venn diagrams. Making a more intuitive explanation of Bayes Theorem than Bonilla's won't be easy, but obviously it's a worthy cause.

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Comment author: oracleaide 27 December 2012 11:46:02PM 0 points [-]

A Venn Pie chart is very intuitive and shows ratios better than Venn diagrams: http://oracleaide.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/a-venn-pie/

Comment author: oracleaide 26 December 2012 07:15:51PM 1 point [-]

The challenge with Bayes' illustrations is to simultaneously.show 1) relations 2) ratios. The suggested approach works well. I am suggesting to combine Venn diagrams and Pie charts:

http://oracleaide.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/a-venn-pie/

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