Using Crossword Puzzles in Applied Statistics Courses

Tuesday, June 28th, 20112:30 pm – 3:00 pm ET

Presented by: John McKenzie, Babson College


This webinar explains how crossword puzzles can be used as in-class exercises, quizzes, and examination questions in applied statistics courses to assist the students in learning basic statistical terminology. It presents innovative numerical crossword puzzles that can be to ask questions about statistical software output. It explains how the use of such puzzles was impractical in the past due to time it took to construct them but that this is no longer the case with the availability of a number of Internet sites.