Re: Everett

Lee Daniel Crocker (
Wed, 13 Aug 1997 18:59:05 -0700 (PDT)

>> Now, according to the Everett interpretation what happens (basically)
>> is that the universe splits into two universes;...

> There is nothing magical about the number 2, it's just the simplest
> example. In your case the universe splits into 5, in 4 of them event A
> happens in one of them event B happens. You split just like everything
> else and have an 80% chance of seeing event A.

Can't the probability of a quantum event be irrational, say sqrt(2)?