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Title: Monte Carlo Estimation for Pi
Url: http://polymer.bu.edu/java/java/montepi/MontePi.html
Creator: McGath, Gary
Trunfio, Paul
Publisher: Boston University. Center for Polymer Studies
Description: This is the description and instructions for the Monte Carlo Estimation of Pi applet. It is a simulation of throwing darts at a figure of a circle inscribed in a square. It shows the relationship between the geometry of the figure and the statistical outcome of throwing the darts.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Sampling distribution
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Numerical analysis -- Numerical simulation. Monte Carlo method
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Statistics
Mathematics -- Probability
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Hypothesis testing
Mathematics -- Probability
Mathematics -- Statistical hypotheses
Mathematics -- Statistics
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 1996
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Lesson Plans
Mathematical Models
Mathematics Materials
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: Center for Polymer Studies
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-12-30 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-05-13 12:30:21 (W3C-DTF)
Source: CAUSEweb
Full Record Views: 111
Resource URL Clicks: 8
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