This occasionally comes up in conversation and I can never remember so I'm just going to store it here for future reference.

The median Erdös number is 5; the mean is 4.69, and the standard deviation is 1.27.

My Erdös number is 4.

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Greiner, Russell; Hayward, Ryan; Jankowska, Magdalena; Molloy, Michael. Finding optimal satisficing strategies for and-or trees. Artificial Intelligence 170 (2006), no. 1, 19–58.

Alon, N.; Erdős, P.; Gunderson, D. S.; Molloy, M. A Ramsey-type problem and the Turán numbers. J. Graph Theory 40 (2002), no. 2, 120–129.
This was posted on Wed 02 Aug 2017 (1 year, 10 months ago) by Ryan McConville
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This was posted on Thu 15 Aug 2013 (5 years, 10 months ago) by Ryan McConville
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This was posted on Tue 06 Aug 2013 (5 years, 10 months ago) by Ryan McConville