The Monty Hall problem is so confusing...can anyone explain it to me?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

For those of you who don't know what it is:

You are invited to a game show in which there are three doors. "A car is behind one of the doors, and the other two doors have monkeys behind them. When you choose a door, the announcer opens a door with a monkey behind it, and asks if that will be your final choice."

Apparently if you switch doors, you will have a 2/3 chance of getting the car. If you stick with your original choice, you will have a 1/3 chance of getting the car.

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# Monty Hall Problem is so confusing.

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