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This activity provides practice for constructing confidence intervals and performing hypothesis tests. In addition, it... see more

This activity enables students to learn about confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for a population mean. It focuses... see more

This activity will allow students to learn the difference between observational studies and experiments, with emphasis on... see more

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

The textbook for this course discusses cross-cultural variations in household structure, as well as changes across time... see more

In this module you will explore some of the impacts of this immigration by examining the characteristics of the... see more

This interactive lecture activity, created by Carolyn Cuff of Westminster College, motivates the need for sampling. "Why... see more

This activity, created by Webster West of Texas A&M Univesity, illustrates the convergence of long run relative frequency... see more

This visualization activity combines student data collection with the use of an applet to enhance the understanding of... see more

In this game activity, students match correlation values with plots generated by the applet. Competition in this game... see more

This group activity illustrates the concepts of size and power of a test through simulation. Students simulate binomial... see more

This activity uses student's own data to introduce bivariate relationship using hand size to predict height. Students... see more

In this activity, students learn the true nature of the chi-square and F distributions in lecture notes (PowerPoint file)... see more

Using cooperative learning methods, this activity helps students develop a better intuitive understanding of what is... see more

Using cooperative learning methods, this lesson introduces distributions for univariate data, emphasizing how... see more

In this hands-on activity, created by Dex Whittinghill of Rowan University, students count the number of chips in cookies... see more

The purpose of this activity is to enhance students' understanding of various descriptive measures. In particular, by... see more

Created by Edith Seier of East Tennessee State University, this lesson by means of a simple story and a worksheet with... see more

This activity makes use of a campus-based resource to develop a "capstone" project for a survey sampling course. Students... see more

This in-class demonstration combines real world data collection with the use of the applet to enhance the understanding... see more

This activity begins with an instructor demonstration followed by a student out-of-class assignment. Students will... see more

The t-distribution activity is a student-based in-class activity to illustrate the conceptual reason for the... see more

Twenty-eight lesson plans make up this research-based fourth- through sixth-grade fraction and decimal curriculum,... see more

Twenty-eight lesson plans make up this research-based fourth and fifth grade fraction curriculum. It includes a teacher... see more