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Simulating Binomial Distribution

        

Simulating Binomial Distribution

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This applet simulates drawing samples from a binomial distribution.  Users set the population proportion, sample size, and number of samples.  The applet shows the corresponding histogram each time a sample is drawn.  Users can also count the number of successes above or below a certain value or view the theoretical values for the distribution.
Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: October 09, 2006
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 23, 2008
Authors:
Send email to bchance@calpoly.edu
Send email to arossman@calpoly.edu
Submitter: Ginger Rowell

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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Marisella Castro
6 years ago

Marisella Castro (Student)

This applet is great because it is simple to use. Once you enter the probability, the sample size & the number of samples students can quickly see a graph of their distribution.