Sampling with replacement until you’ve seen everything
( go to the article → https://www.johndcook.com/blog/2022/05/14/exhaustive-sampling/ )
Suppose you have a standard deck of 52 cards. You pull out a card, put it back in the deck, shuffle, and pull out another card. How long would you expect to do this until you’ve seen every card? Here’s a variation on the same problem. Suppose you’re a park ranger keeping data on tagged […] The post Sampling with replacement until you’ve seen everything first appeared on John D. Cook.
May 14, 2022, 4:23 p.m.
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