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- Mon Apr 29, 2013 8:32 am UTC
- Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
- Topic: 1205: "Is It Worth the Time?"
- Replies: 76
- Views: 26750
However, a factor worth considering is that automating something might be more intellectually stimulating/motivating than performing a repetitive task. The additional motivation might either make you do the task better (so you save time on fixing mistakes later) or maybe just make you happier overal...
- Fri Jul 13, 2012 2:23 pm UTC
- Forum: What If?
- Topic: What-If 0002: "SAT Guessing"
- Replies: 62
- Views: 20550
The issue with this logic is that each SAT test's answer scale is weighted so that the points follow a certain distribution. I.e. if everyone guessed right, we would have the same proportion of 2400 SAT score (in some tests, and empty sheet can score something like 400 points, because some people ta...