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Fifty Fathoms: Statistics Demo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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Fifty Fathoms is a collection of fifty demonstrations that try to get at some of the tough ideas in an introductory statistics course. The book comes with a CDROM of Fathom Dynamic Statistics ...
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Math911

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
Tool 
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Tutorial feebased software for PCs that must be downloaded to the user's computer. It covers topics from prealgebra through precalculus, including trigonometry and some statistics. The software pos...
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powerOne^{TM} Graph v4

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Palm OS 
Tool 
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powerOne(r) Graph supports computation & graphing in the mathematics classroom. The following tasks can be done with this software on a handheld computer including: 
Analysis of Bivariate Data Usi...

Displaying with Graphs (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Computer 
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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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Analyzing Univariate Data Usin...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Computer 
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The resource comprises a series of linked concept maps allowing students to work through the steps of analyzing single variable data with Fathom. Students are supported with descriptions and graphics ...
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MedianMedian Line

Scatterplots (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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Beer Consumption Demographics

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity on beer consumption explores the idea that 20to24yearolds account for variations over time in amount of beer consumed.
The data for this activity is included with Fathom...
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Beer Consumption Demographics ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity (in French) on beer consumption explores the idea that 20to24yearolds account for variations over time in amount of beer consumed.
The data for this activity is included...
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Education Level and Smoking

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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An activity looking at the relationship between education level and smoking courtesy of Joel Yan of Statistics Canada. There are instructions for downloading from StatCan, or use the Fathom file wi...
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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An activity (French version) using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Exploring Normal Distributions

Normal Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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Suppose you have a population of normally distributed values with a known mean and standard deviation. When you sample, you will get a new mean and standard deviation, different from those of the popu...
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Exploring Normal Distributions

Normal Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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Suppose you have a population of normally distributed values with a known mean and standard deviation. When you sample, you will get a new mean and standard deviation, different from those of the popu...
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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Linear Languages: Ontario's Mo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity involves looking at the numbers of speakers of English, French, and (the ubiquitous category) Other Languages in each area of Ontario, Canada. Can you predict relationships between to...
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L’utilisation des Technologies...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This (French version) is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social S...
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Quadratic Power Baby Boom Acti...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity shows the steps for transferring births data from Statistics Canada's huge ESTAT database into Fathom and fitting a quadratic curve for the baby boom time period.
The data ...
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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social Survey cycle 14 on...
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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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This is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social Survey cycle 14 on...
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Youth Survey

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity involves looking at the results of the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY), which asked Canadians ages 10 to 13 about their attitudes toward and experi...
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Youth Survey (French version)

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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This activity (in French) involves looking at the results of the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY), which asked Canadians ages 10 to 13 about their attitudes towar...
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Building Data Sets (PDF)

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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In this activity, you will order and characterize data using measures such as mean, median, and mode. You'll use the Plop It! tool to build your own data sets to satisfy specific criteria and describe...
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Probability by surprise

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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Great collection of java applets that allow students to discover probability through experiments. It also includes all course notes from a Stanford Stats course. Applets include "The Birthday Proble...
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Random Number Generation

Displaying with Graphs (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
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This activity describes the need, the general methods and the SOCR utilities for random number generation and simulation. SOCR Modeler allows interactive sampling from any SOCR Distribution. The simu...
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Generating a Sequence

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
TI82 
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These instructions, for using the sequence command to generate either a specific sequence, or a series of pseudorandom numbers, include questions and answers for testing students' understanding.
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