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Bell Curve Revisited Discussio...

Normal Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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Finishes up the discussion of the book as well as exploring individual differences versus group expected values.
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Class Interval: Scale and Impr...

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How scales help to represent or misrepresent data in histograms.
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Continuous Distributions Dialo...

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Discusses continuous versus discrete distributions.
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Histogram vs. Bar Graphs Dialo...

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Differences and similarities between the two types of graphs.
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Mean, Median, and Mode Dialogu...

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Defining and discussing the concepts.
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Normal Distribution and the Be...

Normal Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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An introduction to the normal distribution and the debate over the 1994 book, "The Bell Curve."
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Probability vs. Statistics Dia...

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Defining, comparing and contrasting probability and statistics.
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Standard Deviation Dialogue

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Introduces standard deviaton and describes how to compute it.
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StemandLeaf Plots Dialogue

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Introduces StemandLeaf Plots to students.
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Vertical Scale: Increase or De...

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How class interval size influences the look and interpretation of histograms.
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Analysis of Bivariate Data Usi...

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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...

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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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Data Games: Markov

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Students play Roshambo against the evil Dr. Markov. If they win, they can save a captive dog. Students can improve their odds of winning by analyzing data in a twoway frequency table and recognizing ...
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Data and Story Library

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Teachers use examples to illustrate statistics concepts. A good example can make a lesson on a particular statistics method vivid and relevant. DASL is designed to help teachers locate and identify da...
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Math911

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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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Quantitative Environmental Lit...

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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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Simplesim

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Simplesim is suited for modelling of nonanalytic relations in systems which are causal in the sense that different courses of events interact in a way that is difficult to see and understand. Exam...
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Snapshots

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"Snapshots" of various statistics and poll results, in news, money, sports, and life sections.
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Statcato

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Statcato is a free Java software application developed for elementary statistical computations. Statcato has two main windows: Log, where outputs of computations are displayed; and Datasheet, which co...
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I See Graphs

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This downloadable software designed by a teacher generates problems suitable for courses in Algebra I, Algebra II, Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics, and 3D graphing. It also creates graphs ...
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Analyzing Birth Rates

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The data in this activity include the number of live births per 1,000 23yearold women in the United States between 1917 and 1975. Students create a scatterplot and historically analyze the trends i...
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Analyzing Smoking and Lung Can...

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This activity uses a data set from an actual study to explore the relationship between smoking and deaths from lung cancer. Students will use real world data to explore an important issue in our socie...
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Exploring Sunspots

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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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MedMed

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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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MedianMedian Line

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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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