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Galton Board Experiment

Simulating Experiments (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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Negative Binomial Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates counting number of Bernoulli trials until "k" successes occur (if k = 1, result is Geometric distribution). Requires a MathPlayer plugin (free).
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Problem of Points Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Demonstrates the probability distribution (theoretical and empirical) for tossing a coin until you get n heads or m tails, whichever comes first. User sets n, m, and probability of heads. Requires M...
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Matching Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
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In a permutation of n objects, a match occurs if the k'th object is numbered k. This simulation counts the number of matches in a random permutation. Requires a MathPlayer plugin (free).
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Birthday Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This simulator extends the classic birthday problem: user sets the number of days in a year and the number of people in a room. Birthdays are assigned at random, and the user may examine either disti...
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Coupon Collector Experiment

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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The experiment consists of sampling with replacement from the population of m objects until k distinct values are obtained. The number of draws is recorded. This simulation is more general (but less...
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Mathematica Pearls: The Monty ...

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Mathematica 
Tool 

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This Mathematica Notebook allows the user to run simulations of the standard Monty Hall Problem ("There are two cows and a new car hidden behind three curtains. You choose one curtain, and Monty open...
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Banach Match Box Problem

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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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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Matching Problem

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates drawing randomly from two identical sets, without replacement, and records the number of matches. Choose from 6sided dice, 42tile Mahjong sets, or 52card decks.
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Gambler's Ruin Simulation

Simulating Experiments (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulate a game of chance between the gambler of finite means and the bank, which cannot go bankrupt. Vary the starting amounts and the target amount to win.
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The TwoDimensional Random Wal...

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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Students can learn more about randomness, probability, and the bellshaped curve with this activity based on the Random Walk in 2D applet.
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Racing Game with One Die

Simulations (Math 7) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to play a game in which two players move towards the finish line based on the roll of a sixsided die.
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Dice Table

Simulations (Math 7) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to calculate the probability of each number (212) appearing when two dice are rolled, as well as get practice converting probabilities into fractions, decimals, and perc...
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Chaos Game

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to see patterns in seemingly random dot arrangements and explore the chaos game by changing the number of vertices, and the number of dots displayed.
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Rabbits and Wolves

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to see how wolves and rabbits would behave in their natural setting as an example of how nature keeps its balance.
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Life Lite

Simulations (Math 7) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to simulate a game that imitates real life.
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Webdice

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates the rolling of a dice. The number of dice and the number of sides can be set by the user.
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Random Walk: 2D

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Learn more about randomness and the mean squared distance and how they are related with this applet about taking a random walk in two dimensions.
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Buffon's Coin Experiment

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates the probability of a coin, dropped at random on a checkerboard, landing fully within a square. Radius of coin can be adjusted. Requires a (free) MathPlayer plugin.
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Traffic Light

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Simulates a car driving down a street with random traffic lights; user sets number of lights. Number of stops per trip is recorded.
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Exploring Probability and the ...

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
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This multimedia mathematics resource examines probability. A video illustrates how math is used to evaluate the danger of avalanches in the mountains of Alberta. An interactive component allows studen...
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Plinko and the Binomial Distri...

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
Java Applet 
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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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Open House  PLINKO!

Simulations (Math 7)+ 
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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The Slopes of Parallel and Per...

Slope (Geometry)+ 
Flash 
Support Material 

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This minilesson explains and shows how to find the slope or gradient of parallel and perpendicular lines.
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Graphing Linear Functions Usin...

Slope (Geometry)+ 
Flash 
Support Material 

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This minilesson explains how to graph linear functions using their slopes.
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