Star Library: Random Rendezvous
This activity leads students to appreciate the usefulness of simulations for approximating probabilities. It also provides them with experience calculating probabilities based on geometric arguments and using the bivariate normal distribution. We have used it in courses in probability and mathematical ...
Author(s): Allan J. Rossman and Beth L. Chance

Star Library: What is the Shelf Life?
The Food and Drug Administration requires pharmaceutical companies to establish a shelf life for all new drug products through a stability analysis. This is done to ensure the quality of the drug taken by an individual is within established levels. The purpose of this out-of-class project or in-class ...
Author(s): Christopher R. Bilder

Probability Distributions
This page of Statistical Java describes 11 different probability distributions including the Binomial, Poisson, Negative Binomial, Geometric, T, Chi-squared, Gamma, Weibull, Log-Normal, Beta, and F. Each distribution has its own applet.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Statistical Java
This is a collection of applets regarding various topics in statistics. Topics include Central Limit Theorem, Probability Distributions, Hypothesis Testing, Power, Confidence Intervals, Correlation, Control Charts, Experimental Design, and Data Analysis.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Confidence Intervals
The applets in this section of Statistical Java allow you to see how levels of confidence are achieved through repeated sampling. The confidence intervals are related to the probability of successes in a Binomial experiment.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

The Central Limit Theorem
The applets in this section of Statistical Java allow you to see how the Central Limit Theorem works. The main page gives the characteristics of five non-normal distributions (Bernoulli, Poisson, Exponential, U-shaped, and Uniform).
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

Control Charts
The applets in this section allow you to see how the common Xbar control chart is constructed with known variance. The Xbar chart is constructed by collecting a sample of size n at different times t.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

Correlation
The applets in this section allow you to see how different bivariate data look under different correlation structures. The Movie applet either creates data for a particular correlation or animates a multitude data sets ranging correlations from -1 to 1.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

Data Analysis
The applet in this section allows for simple data analysis of univariate data. Users can either generate normal or uniform data for k samples or copy and paste data from another source to a text box. A univariate analysis is performed for all k samples.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

The Weibull Distribution
This applet allows the user to adjust the alpha (rate) and the beta (scale) parameters of the Gamma distribution with a slider or manual input. The user can also indicate a model (density, hazard, or reliability).
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

The T Distribution
This applet allows the user to adjust the degrees of freedom of the T Distribution with a slider or manual input. The applet allows the user to fix the x and or y axes. The user immediately sees how this affects the shape of the graph.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Exponential Probabilities
The applet in this section allows you see how probabilities are determined from the exponential distribution. The user determines the mean of the distribution and the limits of probability. Three different probability expressions are available.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

The Negative Binomial Distribution
This applet allows the user to adjust the value of r and p of the Negative Binomial Distribution with a slider or manual input. The applet allows the user to fix the x and or y axes. The user immediately sees how this affects the shape of the graph.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Normal Distribution
The applets in this section allow users to see how probabilities and quantiles are determined from a Normal distribution. For calculating probabilities, set the mean, variance, and limits; for calculating quantiles, set the mean, variance, and probability.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

The Poisson Distribution
This applet allows the user to adjust the value of lambda of the Poisson distribution with a slider or manual input. The applet allows the user to fix the x and or y axes. The user immediately sees how this affects the shape of the graph.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Power Applet
The applets in this section of Statistical Java address Power. Users can perform one or two tailed tests for proportions or means for one or two samples. Set the parameters and drag the mouse across the graph to see how effect size affects power.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

Regression
This applet from Statistical Java allows the user to generate bivariate data for analysis with simple linear regression. The page describes the equations used to generate the data and estimate the regression lines.
Author(s): S.Dorai-Raj,C.Anderson-Cook,T.Robinson

T Probabilities
The applet in this section allows you to see how the T distribution is related to the Standard Normal distribution by calculating probabilities. The T distribution is primarily used to make inferences on a Normal mean when the variance is unknown.
Author(s): S. Dorai-Raj,C. Anderson-Cook,T. Robinson

Simulation of the t-distribution
The t-distribution activity is a student-based in-class activity to illustrate the conceptual reason for the t-distribution. Students use TI-83/84 calculators to conduct a simulation of random samples.
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Instructors Notes for the t-distribution activity
The t-distribution activity is a student-based in-class activity to illustrate the conceptual reason for the t-distribution. Students use TI-83/84 calculators to conduct a simulation of random samples.
Author(s): Creator not set