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#### Microsoft Excel as a Visual [Basic]... Microsoft Excel as a Visual [Basic] Teaching and Learning Tool

This site shows some of what Microsoft Excel can offer as a programming environment for the creation of interactive... see more

#### Math :: conic sections :: parabola

By means of three spin buttons, the user specifies the parameters of a parabola: the quadratic- and linear-term... see more

#### Math: conic sections; eccentricity

By means of four spin buttons, the user specifies the directrix, the focus and the eccentricity for a conic section; an... see more

#### Probability :: continuous ::... Probability :: continuous :: chi-squared

By means of two spin buttons, the user changes the degrees of freedom and a particular value of a chi-squared distributed... see more

#### Probability :: continuous ::... Probability :: continuous :: exponential

By means of two spin buttons, the user changes the parameter in the density function and a particular value of an... see more

#### Probability :: continuous :: uniform

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the interval over which a uniformly distributed random variable is... see more

#### Probability :: continuous :: Weibull

By means of three spin buttons, the user changes the parameters of the distribution and the value of a... see more

#### Probability :: continuous :: beta

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the parameters "alpha" and "beta" and two values of a beta-distributed... see more

#### Probability :: continuous ::... Probability :: continuous :: extreme-value

By means of two spin buttons, the user changes the parameter in the density function and a particular value of an... see more

#### Probability :: continuous ::... Probability :: continuous :: F-distribution

By means of three spin buttons, the user changes the degrees of freedom and the value of an F-distributed random... see more

#### Probability :: continuous :: gamma

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the parameters "alpha" and "beta" and two values of a gamma-distributed... see more

#### Probability :: continuous :: normal

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the values of the mean and variance and two values of a normally... see more

#### Probability :: continuous ::... Probability :: continuous :: student's-t

By means of three spin buttons, the user changes the degrees of freedom and two values of a student's-t distributed... see more

#### Probability :: discrete :: binomial

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the values of n, the number of trials (from 1 to 25); p, the probability... see more

#### Probability :: discrete :: geometric

By means of four spin buttons, the user changes the values of p, the probability of "success" and two values of the... see more

#### Probability :: discrete :: Poisson

By means of three spin buttons, the user changes the values of lambda and two values of the discrete random variable X.... see more

#### Micro theory :: Long-run Cost: The... Micro theory :: Long-run Cost: The envelope theorem

By means of four spin buttons, the user sets the parameters for a parabola and the parabolic path of its vertex so that... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: Cobb-Douglas and Cobb-Douglas

By means of four spin buttons, the user sets the relative values of the exponents in the Cobb-Douglas utility functions... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: perfect complements and Cobb-Douglas

By means of five spin buttons, the user sets the coefficients for the indifference curves for the perfect complements,... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: perfect complements and perfect complements

By means of six spin buttons, the user fixes the coefficients for the indifference curves for the perfect complements and... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: perfect complements and perfect substitutes

By means of five spin buttons, the user fixes the coefficients for the indifference curves for the perfect complements,... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: perfect substitutes and Cobb-Douglas

By means of four spin buttons, the user sets the slope of the straight-line indifference curves, the relative values of... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: perfect substitutes and perfect substitutes

By means of four spin buttons, the user fixes the coefficients for the indifference curves for the perfect substitutes... see more

#### Micro theory :: contract curves ::... Micro theory :: contract curves :: quasi-linear preferences and Cobb-Douglas

By means of five spin buttons, the user sets the parameters for the quasi-linear and Cobb-Douglas preferences and the... see more