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Title: Probability Problems from Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles
Url: http://www.cut-the-knot.org/probability.shtml
Creator: Bogomolny, Alexander
Publisher: Cut the Knot
Description: Here one finds a collection of applets and famous problems in probability (as well as other areas of mathematics such as calculus and geometry). Some of the topics/problems include: Bertrand's Paradox, Birthday Coincidence, Buffon's Needle (Noodle), Lewis Carroll's Problem, Monty Hall Dilemma, Parrondo Paradox, and Three pancakes problem. This is a great introductory package of materials for those just starting in the field of probability and statistics.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Probabilities
Science -- Mathematics -- Probabilities -- Stochastic processes -- Random measures
Science -- Mathematics -- Probabilities -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Applied mathematics
Mathematics -- Statistics
Mathematics -- Probability
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Bayes’ formula
Mathematics -- Binomial distribution
Mathematics -- Hypothesis testing
Mathematics -- Probability
Mathematics -- Statistical hypotheses
Mathematics -- Statistics
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 1996
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Mathematical Models
Mathematics Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
java
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Alexander Bogomolny
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-12-31 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-12-22 14:25:27 (W3C-DTF)
Source: CAUSEweb
Full Record Views: 127
Resource URL Clicks: 7
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