Statistical Sampling exercise
Using a Landsat image, students must sample different points on the image to estimate the number of trees in a large tract of land. Possible fodder for an experimental design project.
Material Type: Simulation
Date Added to MERLOT: August 18, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 02, 2014
Submitter: Valerie Young
Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Web browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.0 (or later) operating within a 32-bit operating system (e.g., Windows 95, Windows NT, Unix) and with a display capability of at least 256 colors. (Netscape 3.01 (or later) may also be used with these modules. But, within some operating systems, this browser introduces idiosyncracies in the modules' operation.
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure