Bayes' Theorem

#Statistics #Bayesian

Bayes’ Theorem is stated as

$$ P(A\mid B) = \frac{P(B \mid A) P(A)}{P(B)} $$

  1. $P(A\mid B)$: likelihood of A given B
  2. $P(A)$: marginal probability of A

There is a nice tree diagram for the Bayes’ theorem on Wikipedia.

Tree diagram of Bayes’ theorem

Tree diagram of Bayes’ theorem

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