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Equally Likely (Fair) Choice D...

Designing Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Calculator 
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The proper meaning of the term "fair."
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Random Number Generators Dialo...

Designing Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Calculator 
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Different methods for random fair choice between several numbers.
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Basketball Probability

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
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This is an extended Logo investigation of probabilities and of modeling reallife situations: that of a 1 and 1 shooter in basketball, and the expected probabilities arising from past performance.
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Data and Story Library

Samples and Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
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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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Rolling a Pair of Dice

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
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In this lesson, students use Logo for a computer simulation for rolling dice to speed up the work such that they can "roll dice" more times, keeping track of the outcomes. It is not intended to be an ...
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Simplesim

Samples and Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
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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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Statcato

Samples and Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer 
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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

Samples and Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Computer Algebra System 
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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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A Graphical Analysis of M&M’s ...

Designing Samples (Probability & Statistics) 
Excel 
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Students will create bar graphs and pie graphs, use these graphs and the statistical calculations done in a previous activity to compare individual data with class data and discuss the effect of sampl...
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Beer Consumption Demographics

Samples and Experiments (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 ...

Samples and Experiments (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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Biased Rectangles?

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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Students explore one example of how bias affects the mean. This simulation increases students' understanding of the significance of sample size on the calculation of the mean.
Exploring t...
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Education Level and Smoking

Samples and Experiments (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...

Samples and Experiments (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...

Samples and Experiments (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 Relationships betwee...

Samples and Experiments (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...

Samples and Experiments (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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Links to Data

Samples and Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Fathom 
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Key Curriculum Press has organized an area with links to data sets for use with their Fathom software. They are listed under these headings:

L’utilisation des Technologies...

Samples and Experiments (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...

Samples and Experiments (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 ...

Samples and Experiments (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 ...

Samples and Experiments (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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Youth Survey

Samples and Experiments (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)

Samples and Experiments (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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Collecting Data (Amsco Integra...

Designing Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Flash 
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This minilesson explains statistics and data, including how to collect numerical data to carry out a statistical study.
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