Assumptions get violated
Here are some ways the second assumption could be violated:
- Individual flies might have different number of offspring depending on how fit they were (how much they got to eat, whether they lifted weights or did aerobics, etc).
- All flies might have the same number of babies in any given month, but this number might be in different months maybe in the summer flies reproduce faster, but in the winter, not so fast.
- The number of eggs per fly might also vary depending on how many flies there were too many flies fighting for the same rotten banana might depress everyone's reproduction -- whereas if there are only a few flies on that same banana, everyone prospers and has babies galore.
She had been feeding me red herring without the bagel and cream cheese, but I was onto her game now. Tell, me, Sweet Wings. What happened once the big banana was gone?
I ... I don't know what you mean, she stammered.
I'd seen better acting at my first grade Christmas pageant.
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