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#### Blood Groups Applet

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

#### Bootstrapping

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

#### Catalog of Mathematics Applications... Catalog of Mathematics Applications Found in Non-Mathematics Courses

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

#### Categorical Data Activity

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

#### Central Limit Theorem

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

#### Classification for maximum utility

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

#### Classifying Statistics Problems

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

#### Comparing Normal and T-distributions

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

#### Contingency Tables

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

#### Correlates of Desistance

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

#### COUNTDOWN

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

#### DecisionTree.xls

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

#### Dotplot Summaries

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

#### DSpace@MIT: MIT's Open Access... DSpace@MIT: MIT's Open Access Articles Collection

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

#### Excel Statistics Lab Manual

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

#### Exercises for an Introductory... Exercises for an Introductory Statistics Course Using PSPP and the 2014 General Social Survey

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

#### Exercises Using the 2014 General... Exercises Using the 2014 General Social Survey and SPSS: Confidence in Societal Institutions and Spending Priorities

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

#### Experimental Bioscience resources

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

#### Finch Beaks Applet

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

#### Gender Difference Exercises Using... Gender Difference Exercises Using SPSS and the General Social Survey

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

#### General Social Survey (2014):... General Social Survey (2014): Statistics Using SDA (Survey Documentation and Analysis)

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

#### Guess the Correlation Applet

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