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National Library of Virtual... National Library of Virtual Manipulatives

Large collection of platform independent, interactive, java applets and activities for K-12 mathematics and teacher... see more

Finite Mathematics

This extensive site is primarily intended as an online supplement to the text Finite Mathematics by Stefan Waner and... see more

Scientific Resources

Large collection of scientific resources about statistics (descriptive statistics, testing, and continuous... see more

StaTable for Java

StaTable for Java provides immediate access to the twenty-five most commonly used statistical distributions. With just a... see more

Buffon's Needle

This applet provides a simulation of Buffon's Needle experiement.Â Â A needle of length 1 being dropped at random on a... see more

Just Math Tutorials

This is a very large collection of videos that work out math problems. Â They are categorized by course: Â Algebra,... see more

Making Sense of Understanding: The... 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

This site contains an interactive applet illustarting Monty Hall problem as well as a page describing the history of... see more

Histogram Explorer

Histogram Explorer is a tool for understanding histograms and their statistics

Risk Analysis Teaching and Learning... Risk Analysis Teaching and Learning Website

Contains a variety of materials for environmental, health, and technological risk analysis teachers and students. Thes... see more

Simulating Binomial Distribution

This applet simulates drawing samples from a binomial distribution.Â  Users set the population proportion, sample size,... see more

Statistics Online Computational... Statistics Online Computational Resource (SOCR)

This site contains an elaborate collection of online, interactive and dynamic tutorials, demonstrations and tools for... see more

A small effect size can make a large... 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

Binomial Distribution

Marbles bounce down an array of pegs. The resulting binomial distribution is displayed graphically in real time. A... see more

Buffon's Problems

This resource introduces Buffonâ€™s Coin Problem and Buffonâ€™s Need Problem and provides applets to help illustrate the... see more

Forest Fires and Percolation

Grow trees (green dots), then start fire (red dots), and watch destroyed trees (black dots) form a trail behind the fire.

Lottery Game (Mathematics,... Lottery Game (Mathematics, Statistics)

Flip coins to see if you can beat the odds.

The Gambler's Ruin Problem

Do simulations for the glamber's ruin problem.

The Gauss Distribution

The applet shows the histogram of N replications of the sum of n random variables from a uniform (0,1) distribution. It... see more

Undecided Lite App for iOS

"This app has everything you need to make a difficult decision easier. It's six amazing and slick utilities can help you... see more

The Central Limit Theorem: How to... 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... see more

Introduction to Probability

This introductory probability book, published by the American Mathematical Society, is available from AMS bookshop. We... see more

Ozone Plant Growth Applet

Students record biomass of plants grown with and without exposure to ozone. Students then use Excel to test for a... see more

Statistics, Probability, and Data... Statistics, Probability, and Data Collection Wikibook

Area of applied mathematics concerned with the data collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation.