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Tool: Plinko Probability
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Description: 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 positions build up and approach the binomial distribution.
Technology Type: Flash 
Author: PhET Interactive Simulations
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: Math 7 Simulations, Experimental probability
Probability & Statistics Simulating Experiments, Binomial Distributions

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Reviewer: ihor, Feb 24 2011 09:43:08:900AM
Appropriate for: advanced investigations
Ability to meet my goals: Very Ineffective
Recommended for: Probability & Statistics: Data and Distributions
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