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Learning Exercise: Online Normal Probability Homework

Online Normal Probability Homework
This homework is done online using Dr. Oakley Gordon's Homework, Quiz & Exam Applet. The Applet presents story problems and questions to students, gives them immediate feedback and records their grades on a database. You must go to to find and access the Homework, Quiz & Exam Applet.
Course: Introductory Statistics


Submitted by:
Thomas Malloy
Date Last Modified:
May 08, 2001


The text of the assignment is internal to a JAVA Applet.
Additional Information:



  • College General Ed


Normal Probability Theory


Students need to have studied materials on the normal probability distribution.

Learning Objectives

To gain direct experience with using the normal probability distribution to describe populations of scores and to be able to find the probability of randomly sampling a score from a given subset of the population. This assignment has 23 questions and requires the use of the Normal Probability Tool.

Type of Task

  • Core activity
  • Individual
  • Unsupervised

Technical Notes

This is a JAVA Applet with Oracle database connectivity for storing and retreiving scores. A JAVA-enabled browser (Netscape 4.7x or higher OR Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher).