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View Resource Quote: Heisenberg on Observing Nature

"We have to remember that what we observe is not nature herself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning." is a quote by German Physicist Werner Heisenberg (1901-1976) that can be used in discussing the validity of measurements. The quote arose in a series of lectures delivered at University of St. Andrews, Scotland in the 1955-1956 academic year and published in Physics and Philosophy:...

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View Resource Joke: Locker Security

A joke to be used in discussing permutations and combinations in a probability course. The Joke was written in 2016 by Judah Lesser an AP statistics student from El Paso, Texas.

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View Resource Joke: Mutually Exclusive

A joke to be used in discussing the meaning of mutually exclusive events.

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View Resource Joke: The Cost of a Bigger n

A joke for use with discussions about the relationship between sample size and power or in discussing the large sample caution in significance testing.

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View Resource Quote: Oliver on Chance

"Chance. Stupid, dumb, blind chance. Just a part of the strange mechanism of the world, with its fits and coughs and starts and random collisions." is a quote by American author Lauren Oliver (1982 - ). The quote appears in her 2010 novel Before I Fall.

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