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Students randomly sample individuals from three different ethnic groups and record their ABO blood types. Students then... see more

Created by David Howell of the University of Vermont, this lesson describes bootstrapping in the context of a statistics... see more

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

This site contains a catalogue of video clips from course lectures outside of mathematics that use mathematics. The... see more

This activity will allow students to familiarize themselves with technology and its use in calculating marginal,... see more

This applet demonstrates the central limit theorem using simulated dice-rolling experiments. An "experiment" consists of... see more

Optimal classification of cases into two groups must consider the costs of the different types of errors, the benefits of... see more

This JAVA applet assists the user in developing skills to classify a problem as one of the various types of confidence... see more

Module overlays the t-distribution on top of the normal distribution showing convergence as the degrees of freedom... see more

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

Research has shown that marital status and employment are correlates of desistance. That is, adolescents involved with... see more

This site is devoted to the demonstration and support of effective mathematics instruction. Through the use of indexed... see more

Constructs a decision tree and indicates the optimal choices. Includes two kinds of branches: probability and choice.

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

DSpace@MIT is an open access collection of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Research that includes... see more

Problems from the free Internet book Statistics using The Quick Notes Learning System have been written into an Excel... see more

These exercises (15 in all) were written for instructors teaching an introductory class in statistics. They  were written... see more

There are four exercises that use data from the 2014 General Social Survey to explore confidence in societal institutions... see more

This is a series of tutorials on experimental procedures in biological sciences  

Students randomly sample finches from six different islands and record depths of the birds' beaks. Students then use... see more

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

There are four exercise that use data from the 2014 General Social Survey to explore gender differences.  These exercises... see more

These exercises (15 in all) were written for instructors teaching an introductory class in statistics. They  were written... see more

 This applet generates a scatterplot each time the user clicks "New Sample". Users can then guess the correlation from... see more