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  1. Nov 20, 2014 #1
    Hi folks
    Amateur experimenter here with only rudimentary maths skills. I have the most unfortunate and embarrassing tendency of being most confident in a topic when I am only just starting to learn something about it.
    I am grateful for being able to participate in a forum where more knowledgeable members can use their sharpened Occam's Razor to keep my feet on the ground.
     
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  3. Nov 20, 2014 #2
    Welcome to PF!
     
  4. Nov 20, 2014 #3

    Bandersnatch

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    Don't worry, the whole of humanity suffers from the same thing:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dunning–Kruger_effect

    Welcome to the forums!
     
  5. Nov 21, 2014 #4
    Thanks mate. I don't knowwhether to be relieved or alarmed about that though:nb)
     
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