# random chance

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 English term or phrase: random chance Spanish translation: probabilidad aleatoria Entered by:

 12:23 Aug 21, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
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 English term or phrase: random chance Statistics- -The resulting model showed a 12% lift over random chance in the top 10% gains bucket when modeling with the demographic variable gender. -Using document vectors representing web sites rather than individual web pages yielded a 26% lift over random chance in the top 10% gains bucket when modeling with the demographic variable gender.
 Noemi CarreraSpain Local time: 20:16
 Probabilidad aleatoria Explanation:Though probabilidad al azar is also correct. It refers to the laws of probability. Usually you accept something as stat significant if it has a probability of happening by chance below 5%. Hope it helps
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Dito
Local time: 19:16
 Thank you very much for your help! Noemi.3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

 Henry Hinds
 elacombe
 Dito
 mónica alfonso
 Bertha S. Deffenbaugh

14 mins peer agreement (net): +2

Explanation:
Suerte...

Exp.
 Henry HindsUnited StatesLocal time: 12:16Native speaker of: English, SpanishPRO pts in pair: 16449

agree
 3 mins

agree
 1 hr

40 mins peer agreement (net): +1

Explanation:
Por lo menos, yo lo entiendo así.
:-)

 LeliadouraLocal time: 20:16Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 684

agree  Gabriela Tenenbaum: me parece la más correcta.
 3 mins
-> ¡gracias! :-))

45 mins peer agreement (net): -2

Explanation:
azarosa= que depende del azar.

Saludos,

BSD

 Bertha S. DeffenbaughUnited StatesLocal time: 11:16Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 743

disagree  mónica alfonso: azaroso suele tener connotaciones negativas, creo que no corresponde al texto en cuestión
 17 mins
-> :)))))))))))))))))

disagree  Dito: not right this time
 2 hrs

1 hr peer agreement (net): -1

Explanation:
Creo que esto es a lo que se refiere el texto.

 mónica alfonsoLocal time: 15:16Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 1657

disagree  Bertha S. Deffenbaugh: El original no habla de "Opciones"
 1 hr

1 hr

Explanation:
es lo que propongo, a ver que te parece.

Suerte!

 elacombePRO pts in pair: 29

2 hrs

Explanation:
Un resultado un 12% mayor del que sería de esperar meramente por el azar (es decir, si por el azar se espera un resultado X, se ha obtenido un resultado un 12% mayor, que habría que ver si es estadísticamente significativo o no).
Bueno, espero que se entienda... :-)

 LeliadouraLocal time: 20:16Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 684

2 hrs

Explanation:
Though probabilidad al azar is also correct.
It refers to the laws of probability. Usually you accept something as stat significant if it has a probability of happening by chance below 5%.
Hope it helps

 DitoLocal time: 19:16Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 94
 Thank you very much for your help! Noemi.

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