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View Resource **Interactive Games

This applet allows users to play several probability games like Monty Hall, Gambler's Ruin, Galton's Board, etc. Select a game from the drop down menu and click "About" to read its background. Users can manipulate the parameters for each game. Graphs of the theoretical and empirical distributions are shown.

http://www.socr.ucla.edu/htmls/SOCR_Games.html
View Resource **Introduction to Probability Models

This applet simulates rolling dice and displays the outcomes in a histogram. Students can choose to roll 1, 2, 6, or 9 dice either 1, 10, 20, or 100 times. The outcome studied is the sum of the dice and a red line is drawn on the histogram to show expected number of occurences of each outcome.

http://www.math.csusb.edu/faculty/stanton/m262/intro_prob_mo...
View Resource **Maximum Likelihood

This material introduces the basic theory of maximum likelihood estimation by discussing the likelihood function, the log likelihood function, and maximizing these functions using calculus. Several exercises ask students to derive certain estimators, while others have students compare the behavior of those estimators with other possibilities through the use of various JAVA applets. The applets...

http://www.math.uah.edu/stat/point/Likelihood.xhtml
View Resource **Measures of Central Tendency and Outliers

Share with your students why the presence of an outlier affects which measure of central tendency to report. Feel free to modify this Powerpoint presentation to fit the needs of your students. Included at the end are additional online resources to further engage your students in their learning about the mean, median, and mode. The presentation is covered by a Creative Commons Attribution-Share...

http://www.miracosta.edu/home/rkelley/Share/MeasuresOfCentra...
View Resource **National Library of Virtual Manipulatives: Scatterplot

This Java Applet of a scatterplot allows you to enter data, move data points, define the range of values, and view graph value information.

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/frames_asid_144_g_4_t_5.html?open...
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