Education Technology

Binomial Distribution

Published on 07/19/2006

Activity Overview

Students apply the binomial probability distribution function, the binomial cumulative density function, and a histogram to analyze the probability of an outcome.

Before the Activity

See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.

During the Activity

Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.

Students will:

  • Understand the binomial distribution and determine the probability of an outcome.
  • After the Activity

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