Deeply understanding the Monty Hall problem (more than just math, I promise!)

I remember studying the Monty Hall problem when I was preparing for my Probability & Statistics final. When studying the math behind it, and reading the proof, it made sense. However, a few days later when I thought about it on the bus back to my apartment, it just didn’t sound right. This article is my attempt at explaining not just the math, but also a human being’s intuition behind the infamous Monty Hall Problem.

If you aren’t familiar with it already, the Monty Hall Problem is a classic…