But there is. It asks about the odds of guessing correctly.There's no criterion for correctness, so there's no possible answer. — StreetlightX
I agree, and the consistency of this makes it not a paradox. Choice C should probably have been 0% instead of 60%. Then it would be a paradox I think.Therefore, the correct answer is 0% which is correct because it is not a choice on offer. — unenlightened
It asks about the odds of guessing correctly. — noAxioms
of correctly guessing the answer giving the correct odds.Guessing what correctly though? — StreetlightX
Of course it is circular. Perhaps there is a paradox that is not, but I cannot think of one offhand.The problem as I see is that the outcome changes the solution and I not sure if I would consider that truly circular. — Jeremiah
If none of the choices is correct, then the correct answer is simply not among the choices. 0% is the answer since it cannot be chosen. This itself is not paradoxical. Hence my comment that (C) should have been 0%, not 60. That forces the paradox.0% is not a possible outcome, which means there is a 0% chance of it being 0%. — Jeremiah
????There is only one purposed chance event. It does not loop back on itself, it is not a circle and, as long as you don't say C), then you are not wrong until after the chance event, only then can you be wrong. — Jeremiah
How many letters does the correct answer have?
two
three
four
five — noAxioms
Yet another way to think about it is that the OP asks a meta-level question about an object-level question that is missing... rendering the meta-level question unanswerable. — StreetlightX
Also odds are not the same thing as chance. — Jeremiah
There are four possible outcomes. That part never changes. The fact that two of the possible outcomes contain the same values does not change that there are four possible outcomes. We just increase our chances of being correct if the desired outcome is 25% since it is two of the four possible outcomes. — Jeremiah
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