A study found that most of the strokes diagnosed by doctors occurred in the left side of patients' brains. This sugge...

YulissaCardoza on June 24, 2020


Do the words " more likely than" signal proportionality?

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BenMingov on June 24, 2020

Hi Yulissa, thanks for the question.

I actually don't think that more like than signals proportionality. If anything it is literally just telling you that there is a higher likelihood of right-side strokes being undiagnosed compared to left-side strokes.

Proportionality will be clearly signaled whenever it occurs. It will typically use this exact word to make it known.

I hope this helps. Please let me know if you have any other questions!

YulissaCardoza on June 26, 2020

Okay I only ask because in the review explanation it stated proportionality which confused me.