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Tool: Frequency Distribution Applet
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Description: The applet calculates the event space of throwing six-sided dice and tossing coins. The user can select any number of dice up to a maximum of 4 and similarly any number of coins up to a maximum of 10. All the possible outcome of coins landing with the number of "Tails" facing up and all the possible outcome of the sums of the dice face-value are calculated and their frequency distributions are plotted.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Sione Palu
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: Math 7 Probability
Probability & Statistics Sampling Distributions

  Jeff L
Comment:This applet used in conjunction with a hands-on acitivity can serve as a good reinforcement for frequency distribution of various coin tosses and dice roll. The logical extension would be to go from the sums of dice to the products of dice.