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Against All Odds: 18. The Sample Mean and Control Charts

In this free online video program, "the successes of casino owners and the manufacturing industry are used to demonstrate the use of the central limit theorem. One example shows how control charts allow us to effectively monitor random variation in business and industry. Students will learn how to create x-bar charts and the definitions of control limits and out-of-control limits." This individual video is accessed by scrolling down to the "Individual Program Descriptions - 18. The Sample Mean and Control Charts" and click the "VOD" icon at the top-right of the description.
Alternate Title Against All Odds
Date Issued 1988
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Date Of Record Creation 2005-03-24 02:41:31
Date Of Record Release 2005-05-12 12:34:04
Date Last Modified 2006-05-22 11:14:30
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Typical Learning Time Video Length 28min. 36sec.
Author's Name Annenberg/CBP
Author's Organization Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications
Technical Requirements Windows media player, broadband connection, Java script enabled
Source Code Available No
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Math Level
Date Record Checked: 2004-03-09 00:00:00

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