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Activity: Mathematica and the Birthday Problem
Go to: http://www.mste.uiuc.edu/beusch/bday.html (opens a new window)
Description: This explains how to use Mathematica to do Monte Carlo simulations of the Birthday Probability problem. (If there are N people in a room, what is the probability that two of them share a birthday?)
Technology Type: Mathematica 
Author: Louie Beuschlein
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: Probability & Statistics Simulating Experiments

  Craig
Comment:I like the chatty style and the informal introduction to programming with Mathematica. I anticipate using this in teaching my Stats class next year!