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Binomial Probability Distribut...

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
TI83/TI84 
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This activity details using the TI83 to evaluate binomial distributions, and offers questions for students to test their understanding.
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Pascal's Triangle

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
Support Material 

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This Math Images page catalogs an image of Pascal's Triangle along with a basic description, mathematical explanations, and references.
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Math Images Tool: Pascal's Tri...

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
Tool 

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This Flash animation, developed as part of the Math Images project, allows users to explore some of the patterns present in Pascal's Triangle.
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Plinko Probability

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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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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Ball and Urn Experiment

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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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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Binomial Coin Experiment

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates tosses of from 1 to 60 coins with userchosen probability of heads; compiles both number and proportion of heads, with theoretical and empirical distributions. Requires a MathPlayer plugin ...
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Galton Board Experiment

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Visual simulation of a binomial experiment (similar to "Plinko"). User can control number of rows (150) and the probability of the marker falling to the right of each peg. Requires a MathPlayer plug...
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Open House  PLINKO!

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulate the tumbling of a chip as it bounces down rows of offset pegs in the manner of the game from the American TV game show "The Price Is Right."
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Pascals Triangle

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Pascal's triangle is a triangular arrangement of numbers corresonding to the probabilities involved in flipping coins, or the number of ways to choose n objects from a group of m indistinguishable obj...
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Plinko and the Binomial Distri...

Binomial Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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In the Java applet repeated independent Bernoulli trials are represented by a single ball falling through an array of pins. Each time a ball falls onto a pin, it will bounce to the right (i.e. a succe...
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Quantitative Environmental Lit...

Categorical Data Relations (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
Tool 

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Lots of realworld data, with descriptions of environmental and mathematical implications; stored in a variety of formats for easy download. Catalogued by mathematical topic and by environmental topi...
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Graph of the US Income Distrib...

Categorical Data Relations (Probability & Statistics) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Interact with a graph displaying family income across the population using a football field as the context. The height of the curve at any point is the height of a stack of $100 bills equaling that in...
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Exploring Sunspots

Checking Assumptions (Probability & Statistics) 
Excel 
Lesson Plan 

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In this activity, students will analyze historical sunspot data and discuss the cyclic pattern in the data. Students will analyze scientific data demonstrating a periodic cycle, interpret a graph of t...
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Interpreting Data of AlcoholR...

Checking Assumptions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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In this activity students are given data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on the number of alcoholrelated accidents in Washington DC and are asked to graph, interpret, and a...
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The Correlation Between Shoe S...

Checking Assumptions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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In this lesson, students will fit the line through the data, show and define the residuals on the graph, find the leastsquares regression line make a prediction based on the model, and discuss the ap...
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Poisson Processes

Continuous Random Vars (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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Guides students through exploration of properties of the Poisson and Exponential distributions (applets embedded).
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Bertrand's Experiment

Continuous Random Vars (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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Triangle Experiment

Continuous Random Vars (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates the probability that a stick broken into three pieces at random forms a triangle. Fairly sophisticated display (and discussion). Requires a MathPlayer plugin (free).
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Analysis of Bivariate Data Usi...

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
Activity 

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The resource consists of a series of linked concept maps that lead students through steps of importing and analyzing twovariable data using Fathom. Students follow illustrated steps to import data fr...
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MedianMedian Line

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Excel 
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This is a student handout to accompany an Excel file in which students use a spreadsheet, and knowledge about the pointslope equation for a line, to develop the medianmedian line. They compare tota...
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What's My Model?

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
TINspire 
Activity 

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Students will investigate several different regression models and determine which of the models makes the most sense, based upon a realworld situation (cooling a cup of hot chocolate).
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Conceptualizing Correlation an...

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
Lesson Plan 

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This activity uses the dynamic environment in Fathom to help students conceptualize a formula used for the correlation coefficient and regression equation. Students will gain a deeper conceptual under...
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Quantitative Environmental Lit...

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
Tool 

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Lots of realworld data, with descriptions of environmental and mathematical implications; stored in a variety of formats for easy download. Catalogued by mathematical topic and by environmental topi...
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MedMed

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Excel 
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Excel file to accompany an activity in which students construct a medianmedian line for a data set with an outlier. Includes data and colorcoded boxes for formula and discussion entry.
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Correlation / Regression

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Correlation and Regression offers a series of linked workspaces in which the student can enter data directly into a gridded scatterplot complete with user controlled scaling of the X and Y axes. Poin...
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