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Statistics Quiz. Case 1. Explanation.

It could have been a great discovery if they had found that people who do not eat tomatoes are immortal. However, almost everybody have eaten tomatoes in their lives, there is no any interesting correlation in this case. How would you try to test whether this "deadly tomatoes" clue is indeed spurious?

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