# Translating a formula to words

• November 23rd 2012, 09:01 AM
Translating a formula to words
Hi People,

Can someone translate this formula to WORDS for me ?
• November 23rd 2012, 09:08 AM
Plato
Re: Translating a formula to words
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Can someone translate this formula to WORDS for me ?

$\mathcal{P}(A|B)$ is read "the probability of event A occurs given that event B has occured."

It shortened to "the probability of A given B"
• November 23rd 2012, 09:11 AM