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Average Number of Kinsfolk in Each Degree

Nature volume 71, page 248 (12 January 1905) | Download Citation

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MAY I ask you to insert yet another brief communication on the above subject, because private correspondence shows that paradoxical opinions are not yet wholly dispelled? The clearest way of expressing statistical problems is the familiar method of black and white balls, which I will now adopt.

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