Our favorite science/math illustrators are back today with a easy-to-understand breakdown of exactly why you should switch to door number two.
Today, AsapSCIENCE tackles the Monty Hall problem – the classic questions that stems from the game show “Let’s Make a Deal.” Let’s say you are given the choice between three doors – and there’s a car behind one of them. You pick door #1. Monty then reveals one of the wrong doors, #3. He asks if you want to change to door #2. Do you do it?
Surprisingly, yes. It may seem pointless, but making the switch actually increases your odds of winning. Check out how:
Last week, AsapSCIENCE looked at the real possibility of a zombie apocalypse. You should check that out too.