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Application of Sampling Distributions

Published on 07/01/2010

Activity Overview

In this activity, students examine samples from a normal population and observing the distribution of the means of those samples. Then they will observe how the sampling distribution changes as the sample size changes. Students will apply what they have learned to a real-world situation.

Key Steps

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    Students use a slider to simulate the weights of 10 boxes of crackers to determine the mean weight.