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I've read about Benford's Law before. It

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Bull_Dolphin Member Level  Friday, 11/27/20 04:07:53 PM
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I've read about Benford's Law before. It is quite interesting and accurate, here's the wikipedia on it:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benford%27s_law

The write up I read about it years ago said that he began exploring the theory when he noticed that the pages in the library's logarithm tables for 0 and 1 were more dirty from use than the higher numbers. It can be used against a set of books to see if someone is cooking the books.

Cool stuff.

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