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Probability by Surprise

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Author:Susan P. Holmes et al.
Description: Experimenting Paradoxes - browser-sensitive Java applets (try Internet Explorer first) to try out: The Birthday Problem; Say Red; The Collector; Banach's Matchbox Problem; The Matching Problem; The IID Sequence; Polya's Urn as a restaurant choice; Random Scatter; and Traffic jams. Also Visualizing Probabilities - Applets for Building a Probability Tree and Two-dimensional densities with Conditional Probabilities. With Class notes for the Introduction to Probability class taught at Stanford using these applets, and other Web resources.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Probability

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