# MERLOT Materials

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

Flip coins to see if you can beat the odds.

#### Many Eyes

Many Eyes is a beta site created by IBM that encourages users to explore its featured set of tools that can be used to... see more

#### Modelling the Genesis of Normal and... Modelling the Genesis of Normal and Log-Normal Distributions

A computer simulation on the web to visualize the genesis of normal and log-normal distributions

#### Monte Carlo Estimate of Pi... Monte Carlo Estimate of Pi (Mathematics)

Throw darts at a circle, get the ratio inside to outside circle, and estimate pi.

#### Monte Carlo Simulation: The Area of... Monte Carlo Simulation: The Area of an Ellipse

Use Monte Carlo Simulation to estimate the area of an ellipse.

#### Pearson's r Calculator

Tutorial and applet to demonstrate the Pearson r correlation in probability and statistics. This is part of the larger... see more

#### Power

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

#### Queue.xls

Teaches Queuing to and a little Simulation, using a Visual Basic macro in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. Contains three... see more

#### Rocket Launch Probability

This applet simulates a situation where a rocket is launched if it passes three independent stages.

#### Sailing Strategies SOR SOS

This interactive Java applet considers a sailor trying to go from one point to another in the shortest possible time when... see more

#### Student's t-test (Statistics)

This java applet can be used to determine whether or not the means in two sample populations are significantly different.

#### t-test Demonstration

Example and calculator illustrating the t-test in probability and statistics. This is part of the larger site Virtual... see more

#### The distributions of sample... The distributions of sample statistics

A webpage in which links are provided to histograms of sample statistics (mean, median, standard deviation, maximum etc.)... see more

#### 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

#### The R Project for Statistical... The R Project for Statistical Computing

R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is a GNU project which is similar to the S... see more

#### WISE confidence interval creation

The interactive WISE Confidence Interval Creation Applet allows instructors to demonstrate how sample size, alpha level,... see more

#### WISE Confidence Interval Overlap

Teachers and researchers, along with students, often misinterpret confidence intervals on bar graphs. A Guide that... see more

#### 2 x 2 Contingency Tables

This applet simulates experiments using 2 x 2 contingency tables. You specify the population proportions and the sample... see more

#### Least Squares Demo

This is an applet that demonstrates least squares regression.

#### 1D Random Walk (Statistics,... 1D Random Walk (Statistics, Mathematics)

Take random steps left or right and see how far you get. You won't go far very often.

#### Regression

Regression contains three applets on linear, quadratic and exponential regression. Each allows the user to investigate... see more

#### Interactivate: Boxplot

This activity allows users to create and manipulate boxplots for either built-in data or their own data. Discussion,... see more

#### Interactive Materials for Classroom... Interactive Materials for Classroom Demonstrations

This site provides about 35 graphical applets on topics relative to Algebra, Precalculus, Calculus, and Statistics. These... see more