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Central Limit Theorem

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

This set contains questions regarding the Central Limit Theorem. The student sees that, as the size n increases, the shape of the sampling distribution gradually approaches a normal curve, and its population standard deviation decreases.

Before the Activity

  • Download the attached LearningCheck™ file to students' calculators.
  • Students should have access to either the TI-83 Plus or TI-84 Plus family of calculators.
  • During the Activity

    This LearningCheck™ appvar can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator™.

    After the Activity

  • Review student answers
  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary