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Measures of Spread

Displaying with Graphs (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Flash 
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Students can load, modify, and plot histograms for six datasets, as well as compute the mean, median, interquartile range, and standard deviation. They can observe the effects of altering the dataset...
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Median and Quartiles

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Investigate averages with this height graph: line the people up by height, mark the quartiles, and use the yellow boxes to read off the heights for lower and upper quartiles, and the median.
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Plinko Probability

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Flash 
Tool 

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Play Plinko and develop your knowledge of statistics. As the Plinko ball falls, it ricochets down a triangular grid of pegs. See the balls random walk through the lattice. Watch the histogram of final...
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Random

Randomness (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Discover that randomness is a process in which the outcomes of an experiment all have the same chance of happening. This resource includes a lesson, simulation, and question set.
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Socks in the Dryer

Probability (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Simulation of a probability problem: four pairs of socks of four different colors are run through a dryer, which eats four socks at random every time. Activities ask students to estimate the probabil...
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Spinning Spinners

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Flash 
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Select from seven different sets of spinners and set the desired number of spins. The two spinners selected can be spun up to 1 million times. The scores are counted and a bar graph displays the data.
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Standard Deviation Calculator

Normal Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Students often experience difficulty with the concepts of variance and standard deviation. This tool presents these concepts both visually and interactively. It provides an example using a given five ...
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Stay or Switch?  The Monty Ha...

Probability (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Flash 
Tool 

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Players choose one of three doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal." This site provides a variety of "ex...
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The Futures Channel

General (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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The Futures Channel produces educational microdocumentary videos that show students how professionals are using math, science, technology and engineering in the real world. Teachers often describe t...
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Three Door Problem

Probability (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Simulates the statistical Three Door Problem, also called the Monty Hall Problem. The player is shown three closed doors in a room, behind exactly one of which is a prize. The player chooses a door....
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XP Math: Deal or No Deal

Probability (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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The rules are simple. Choose a briefcase containing an unknown amount of money. Then as each round progresses, you must either stay with your original briefcase choice or make a "deal" with the bank t...
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XP Math: Guess the Number 1,0...

General (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Guess the number between 1000 and 1000 before the time runs out. Can you find the best strategy?
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XP Math: Guess the Number 0 to...

General (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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Guess the number between 0 and 100 before the time runs out. Can you find the best strategy?
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XP Math: Probability  Starfis...

Probability (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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In this game, students race the clock to state the probability (as a fraction in lowest terms) of choosing one color of starfish from a given selection.
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A Better Fire!

Designing Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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See the chaos theory played out in forest fire simulations.
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A+ Click: Math assessment for ...

General (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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A+ Click is an interactive collection of more than 500 mathematical problems based on school program for grades 1 to 12. It defines the personal level of math knowledge. You move up into the next lev...
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Advanced Monty Hall

Probability (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Students choose one of "n" (where n can be 110) doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal."
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Applet 4: Probability

General (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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Set the bias for the probability of heads and then view a simulation of coin flips. Use manual or auto (slow, medium, fast) settings.
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Ball Mixing Activity: 6 Balls ...

Probability (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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We have 6 balls3 reds and 3 greens. We drop them randomly into 3 boxes.
What combinations are possible? Use this applet to experiment.
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Ball and Urn Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates drawing balls from an urn, with or without replacement. Specify number of balls, number of red balls, and number drawn. Requires a MathPlayer plugin (free).
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BallMixing Activity: 4 Balls ...

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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We have 4 balls2 reds and 2 greens. We drop them randomly into 2 boxes.
Are the colors mixed or separate? Use this applet to experiment.
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Banach Match Box Problem

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
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Two boxes have the same number of matches. A coin is tossed to determine which box a match is taken from. Coin toss repeats until the chosen box is empty; the number of matches remaining in the othe...
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Bar Charts

Displaying with Graphs (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Create a bar chart showing quantities or percentages by labeling columns and clicking on values.
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Bertrand's Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Demonstration of the probability that a chord of a circle falls within an inscribed equilateral triangle. Three ways of "randomizing" the chord result in different probability distributions. Require...
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Best Quadratic

LeastSquares Regression (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This applet produces a least squares fit of a quadratic function to a set of data points which you generate by clicking the mouse at selected points in the drawing canvas.
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