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[Shiny App] Probability Distribution Viewer

[Shiny App] Probability Distribution Viewer

Probability distributions, p-values, and percentiles are fundamental topics taught to introductory statistics students. Often, students are presented these topics with static images in textbooks, but frequently do not have access to a dynamic and interactive tool they can use for exploration. For example, in the case of p-values, introductory students are frequently shown how to use tables to obtain a range of possible p-values associated with their test statistic along with a guiding image, but this is often difficult for students to understand. The goal of this application is to provide the student with an intuitive, simple, and comprehensive visualization of the three aforementioned topics. At the moment, many but not all continuous distributions (Beta, Cauchy, Chi-Squared, Exponential,... Show More


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