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Response to Kablooie (Reply #8)

Fri Mar 8, 2013, 11:28 AM

16. I don't think that's it...

...because the way they test the hypothesis is to spin one of the particles one way, and then test the other particle to determine its spin. The second particle's spin has to be the opposite direction in order to preserve the relationship of the two particles and prove they affect each other even though they have been split off from one another.

Of course there's more nuance to the experiment than that, but the main thing is, if it was one particle then both would have the same spin when measured; while the positive result of the experiment depends upon them having opposite spin when measured.

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