Re: What does it mean to "satisfy" Hoeffding's Inequality?
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The formal statement would not involve an individual , but rather a full experiment, and it would be a statement that Hoeffding's inequalty holds under the conditions of such experiment. For instance, the multiplebin experiment does not satisfy the basic Hoeffding inequality. 
Re: What does it mean to "satisfy" Hoeffding's Inequality?
Thanks, professor! That clears it up.

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Is Hoeffding's Inequality true for every experiment and hypothesis ? Is it possible that P[Ein Eout] for some hypothesis is not bounded by 2exp( 2e2N) ?

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I am sorry, but I still dont get it. Let us say one person is tossing a fair coin 10 times and got all heads. Here one coin refers to one hypothesis correct ?, so that is fixed. N is also fixed to 10. Does this mean that this experiment would satisfy hoefding's inequality ?
I am confused by the statement that hoeffding's inequlity is universally true for fixed hypothesis and experiment. 
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Thinking on it more...does it mean that if the experiment involves multiple iterations of flipping the same coin 10 times then it will be bounded by hoeffding's inequality?

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