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View Resource **Interactive Games

This applet allows users to play several probability games like Monty Hall, Gambler's Ruin, Galton's Board, etc. Select a game from the drop down menu and click "About" to read its background. ...

http://www.socr.ucla.edu/htmls/SOCR_Games.html
View Resource **Monty Hall Paradox

This java applet provides students with opportunities to visualize the Monty Hall paradox (i.e., the famous ?three-door? problem often discussed in introductory statistics courses). By going through...

http://math.ucsd.edu/~crypto/Monty/monty.html
View Resource **Signal Detection Theory Tutorial

Every day we have to make decisions about uncertain events like, 'Is that my phone ringing or one on the television?', or, 'Is the person talking to me telling the truth?' In this tutorial, you will...

http://wise.cgu.edu/sdtmod/
View Resource **Statistics Online Computational Resource (SOCR) Modeler

The SOCR Modeler allows the user to compare data with typical statistical models such as the beta distribution, exponential, gamma, Poisson, etc. The user can adjust the bin ranges for the data...

http://socr.stat.ucla.edu/htmls/SOCR_Modeler.html
View Resource **The Central Limit Theorem – How to Tame Wild Populations

Using a parameter it?s possible to represent a property of an entire population with a single number instead of millions of individual data points. There are a number of possible parameters to c...

http://www.intuitor.com/statistics/CentralLim.html
View Resource **Virtual Experiments and Demonstrations

This applet allows users to run experiments such as Ball and Urn, Buffon's Needle, Craps, Monty Hall, and many more. Select an experiment from the drop down menu and click "About" to read its...

http://www.socr.ucla.edu/htmls/SOCR_Experiments.html
View Resource A Variation on Coin Tossing Experiments

This article explains a coin tossing activity emphasizing the central limit theorem and binomial distributions.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/butt/text.html
View Resource An Illustration of Bootstrapping Using Video Lottery Terminal Data

The dataset described in this article contains information on 345 plays on an electronic slot machine and the prize for each. This data can be used to illustrate parametric bootstrapping and tests of...

http://www.amstat.org/publications/jse/v3n2/datasets.braun.h...
View Resource AniWiki

AniWiki is a gallery for statistical animations in several subjects such as probability, linear models, multivariate statistics, and nonparametric statistics. Most of the animations are created in...

http://animation.yihui.name/
View Resource Bootstrapping

This lesson describes bootstrapping in the context of a statistics class for psychology students.

http://www.uvm.edu/~dhowell/gradstat/psych341/lectures/Boots...
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