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Exploring Mathematics with the Probability Simulation Application

Experiential learning in these eight activities helps students demystify statistics and probability. Students engage in actual simulations, draw conclusions and formalize their understanding of important concepts.
Author(s) - Jane E. Damaske and Judy Wheeler

 

Table of Contents

1.   Law of Large Numbers: Equal Opportunities
2.   Law of Large Numbers: A Weighty Decision
3.   Law of Large Numbers: Adding It Up
4.   To Replace or Not to Replace? That Is The Question
5.   The Spread of Disease
6.   Off to the Races
7.   Gambler's Fallacy: Longest Streaks
8.   Gambler's Fallacy: Lucky Streaks and Slumps