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The Central Limit Theorem: How to Tame Wild Populations

Using a parameter it's possible to represent a property of an entire population with a single number instead of millions of... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Tom Rogers
Date Added: Oct 01, 2011 Date Modified: Apr 16, 2012
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A small effect size can make a large difference

This applet demonstrates that even a "small" effect can be important under some circumstances. Applicants from two groups... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: David Lane
Date Added: May 29, 2011 Date Modified: May 13, 2014
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Statistical Simulations in Excel

A library of interactive applets to be used by students independently or in lecture to teach many probability and statistics... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Florence Gordon, Sheldon Gordon
Date Added: May 18, 2010 Date Modified: May 18, 2010
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Decision Visualizer

Forget about looking up critical z-, t-, Chi-square and F-values in tables. The DecisionVisualizer computes exact values from... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Daniel Stricker
Date Added: Mar 30, 2009 Date Modified: Mar 30, 2009
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Making Sense of Understanding: The Three Doors of Serendip

A discussion of what is meant by "understanding" using a simulation of the "Monty Hall" or "Three Doors" problem to... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Laura Cyckowski, Paul Grobstein
Date Added: Feb 08, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2013
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Introduction to Probability Models

This applet from Java Demos for Probability and Statistics introduces the concept of the random variable and its... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Charles Stanton
Date Added: Jan 02, 2007 Date Modified: Jan 22, 2010
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Buffon's Needle

This applet provides a simulation of Buffon's Needle experiement.  A needle of length 1 being dropped at random on... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Charles Stanton
Date Added: Jan 02, 2007 Date Modified: Oct 08, 2007
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Simulating Binomial Distribution

This applet simulates drawing samples from a binomial distribution.  Users set the population proportion, sample size,... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Beth Chance, Allan Rossman
Date Added: Oct 09, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 23, 2008
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The Gamma Distribution

This resource introduces the gamma distribution and provides an applet to help illustrate the concept.
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Kyle Siegrist
Date Added: Oct 09, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 01, 2012
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Buffon's Problems

This resource introduces Buffon’s Coin Problem and Buffon’s Need Problem and provides applets to help illustrate... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Kyle Siegrist
Date Added: Oct 09, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 01, 2012
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