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View Resource A "Small" Effect Size Can Make a Large Difference

This applet demonstrates that even a "small" effect can be important under some circumstances. Applicants from two groups apply for a job. The user manipulates the mean and the cut-off score in order...

http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~lane/stat_sim/group_diff.html
View Resource A Class Exercise Concerning the Distribution of Plants

This article describes how an Environmental Science class became involved in a study to confirm the hypothesis that weeds are distributed at random in well established lawns.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/dudley1/text.html
View Resource A Positively Skewed Distribution

This assignment asks students to explore a set of data which is positively skewed. The data come from a survey of college students asking how vulnerable they feel about the loss of a parent.

http://www.uvm.edu/~dhowell/StatPages/More_Stuff/Mireault.ht...
View Resource A Practical Study of the Capture/Recapture Method of Estimating Population Size

This article describes the process the of capturing and recapturing of mobile animals in order to estimate population size.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/dudley2/text.html
View Resource A Useful Display of a Normal Population

This article describes how to make a physical model of the normal distribution and use it to illustrate the concepts of sampling distributions, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/jernigan/text.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 Adapting and Implementing Innovative Materials in Statistics (AIMS)

The AIMS project developed lesson plans and activities based on innovative materials that have been produced in the past few years for introductory statistics courses. These lesson plans and student...

http://www.tc.umn.edu/~aims/
View Resource An Alternative Approach to the Mean

This article describes an alternate calculation of expected value, which illustrates continuous random variables.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/sykes/text.html
View Resource Animals in a Pond

This article explains the importance of combining biology and statistics together to lead to understanding of both. It suggests bringing pond life in to the classroom to illustrate a wide range of...

http://rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/shahani/text.html
View Resource Bivariate Normal Model: A Classroom Project

This article describes a hands-on class activity for understanding the bivariate normal distribution by constructing a three-dimensional model.

http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/maxfield1/text.html
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