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Probability -- Multivariate Distributions -- Expectations

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Correlation (14)
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View Resource Cartoon: Moments of a Random Variable

A cartoon to teach about finding the moments of 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=24
View Resource Cartoon: Spreadsheet Experience

A cartoon to teach about the use of spreadsheet programs. 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=33
View Resource DAU StatRefresher: Expectations

This interactive tutorial on Expectations helps students understand the concept of expectations, recognize and use variance and standard deviation, understand the method of moments, recognize and use co-variance, and solve exercise problems using expectations.

http://denninginstitute.com/modules/dau/prob/expectations/ex...
View Resource DAU StatRefresher: Probability - Self Test

This self-test provides a review/assessment of the Probability section of this module. At the bottom, there is a grading button to rate the users' understanding of the material.

http://binf.gmu.edu/jsolka/spg2014/binf702/lectures/chpt10_s...
View Resource DIG Stats: Cigarette Activity

In this activity, students will calculate the range and standard deviation of the amount of tar and nicotine in cigarettes. The dataset contains brand name, tar (in mg), nicotine (in mg), and weight (in mg). Questions about the exercise and links to Excel and TI-83 instructions are given. This data exists in Excel, TI-83, and text formats.

http://www.cvgs.k12.va.us/DIGSTATS/main/descriptv/a_cigs.htm...
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