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What is the difference between chance, likelihood and odds in probability?
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Using examples to show the difference between chance, likelihood and odds, we have:

Managers often base their decisions on an analysis of uncertainties such as the following:

  • What are the chances that sales will increase if we decrease prices?
  • What is the likelihood a new assembly method will increase productivity?
  • What are the odds that a new investment will be profitable?

 

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