Expected Value: Temperature of a Point on a 2-D Plate (MSTE)
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|Ed Malczewski; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)|
|Find the temperature at a particular point of a rectangular plate using statistical methods. It is assumed that the temperature of the edges as well as the dimensions of the plate are known. The lesson includes a program that will run on Resampling Stats, and a graphical Macintosh application program simulating the random walk.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities, Internet-Based Projects, Documents/Sketches/Galleries|
|Math Topics:||Graphing of Data, Statistics|
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