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This applet displays various distributions and allows the user to experiment with the parameters to see the effects on the curve.
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Email Address dinov@stat.ucla.edu
Date Of Record Creation 2006-03-24 14:05:53
Date Of Record Release 2006-03-24 14:05:53
Date Last Modified 2010-05-12 15:19:42
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Author's Name Ivo Dinov
Author's Organization University of California, Los Angelas
Technical Requirements Java
Comments The use of paper tables has been necessary in statistics but has not had a good alternative. The use of electronic "tables" like these is favored by many in the statistics community. However, the question of how to give pencil and paper exams without tables has yet to be solved. Instructors that spend a lot of time with these type of applets should be sure to plan how they will give exams to their students related to finding probabilities.
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Date Record Checked: 2006-03-24 00:00:00

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