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 ** Confidence Interval for a Mean This Java based applet gives students an opportunity to work through confidence interval problems for the mean. The material provides written word problems in which an individual must be able to correctly identify the given parts for a confidence interval calculation, and then be able to use this information to find the confidence interval. It gives step by step prompts to encourage students to... http://www.ltcconline.net/greenl/java/Statistics/CIForAMean/...
 *Using an Applet to Demonstrate Sampling Distributions of Regression Coefficients This visualization activity combines student data collection with the use of an applet to enhance the understanding of the distributions of slope and intercept in simple linear regression models. The applet simulates a linear regression plot and the corresponding intercept and slope histograms. The program allows the user to change settings such as slope, standard deviation, sample size, and... http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/cause/interactive/examples/17126...
 ARTIST Journals and Writing Assessments This section of ARTIST contains suggestions for implementing student journals, writing assignments, and minute papers in statistics classes. Links to general references for writing assessments are included. http://app.gen.umn.edu/artist/journals.html
 BGIM : Maximum Likelihood Estimation Primer This set of pages is an introduction to Maximum Likelihood Estimation. It discusses the likelihood and log-likelihood functions and the process of optimizing. http://statgen.iop.kcl.ac.uk/bgim/mle/sslike_1.html
 Cartoon: Boxplots A cartoon to teach about using boxplots to summarize a distribution. Cartoon by John Landers (www.landers.co.uk) based on an idea from Dennis Pearl (The Ohio State University). Free to use in the classroom and on course web sites. http://www.causeweb.org/resources/fun/db.php?id=19