# MERLOT Materials

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#### Simulating Confidence Intervals

This applet allows users to generate confidence intervals for either means or proportions.  Users set the parameters... see more

#### Buffon's Needle

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

#### Confidence Intervals

This applet generates confidence intervals for means.  Users can set the confidence level to .8, .9, .95, or .99 and can... see more

#### Maximum Likelihood

This resource introduces maximum likelihood estimation and provides several applets to illustrate this concept.

#### Reese's Pieces Samples

This applet allows users to simulate sampling from a bag of Reese's Pieces.  The computer keeps track of each sample and... see more

#### Simulating Binomial Distribution

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

#### Buffon's Problems

This resource introduces Buffon’s Coin Problem and Buffon’s Need Problem and provides applets to help illustrate the... see more

#### Dotplot Summaries

This applet allows users to generate dotplots by clicking the resample button and then guess the mean, median, standard... see more

#### Power

This applet helps to demonstrate the power of a hypothesis test for means.  Users set the null and alternative hypotheses... see more

#### P-Value of a Test of Significance

This applet illustrates the p-value of a test of significance for means.  Users set the null and alternative hypotheses,... see more

#### Scatter, Correlation, & Regression... Scatter, Correlation, & Regression Applet

SticiGui is a full, interactive stat textbook with lots of applets to illustrate key concepts, dynamic exercises,... see more

#### Introduction to Probability Models

This applet from Java Demos for Probability and Statistics introduces the concept of the random variable and its... see more

#### The Gamma Distribution

This resource introduces the gamma distribution and provides an applet to help illustrate the concept.

#### Tests of Proportions

This applet simulates running a series of hypothesis tests on the proportion of success (p) for Bernoulli trials.  After... see more