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Name: Discrete Random Variables: Lab II
ID: m16826
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module allows students to apply concepts related to discrete distributions to a simple dice experiment. Students will compare empirical data and a theoretical distribution to determine if the game fits a discrete distribution. This experiment involves the concept of long-term probabilities.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: dice, discrete, distribution, elementary, exercise, experiment, homework, lab, probability, random, statistics, variable
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu)
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (cnx@cnx.org)
Maintainers: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)

Latest version: 1.12 (history)
First publication date: Jun 18, 2008 1:33 pm -0500
Last revision to module: May 27, 2012 10:23 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.12 May 27, 2012 10:23 am -0500 by Susan Dean
Changes:
Discrete Random Variables: Lab II: Updated notation.

Version: 1.11 Feb 18, 2009 7:44 pm -0600 by Connexions
Changes:
Upconverted and added appropriate class attribute.

Version: 1.10 Jan 25, 2009 7:10 pm -0600 by Susan Dean
Changes:
Note:
Discrete Random Variables: Lab II:  Added "(The link goes to the beginning of Discrete Random Variables Homework. Please refer to Problem #14.)" to the Note, 
"For a detailed game description, refer here."  

Version: 1.9 Jan 22, 2009 7:40 am -0600 by Susan Dean
Changes:
Discrete Random Variables: Lab II: For clarity, added language to the discussion questions.

Version: 1.8 Oct 27, 2008 2:03 pm -0500 by James Cooper
Changes:
roles updated

Version: 1.7 Aug 15, 2008 11:16 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
uploaded handouts

Version: 1.6 Jul 31, 2008 10:48 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
removed draft note

Version: 1.5 Jul 8, 2008 5:50 pm -0500 by Connexions
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post review edits

Version: 1.4 Jul 7, 2008 12:30 pm -0500 by Connexions
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post review updates

Version: 1.3 Jun 27, 2008 11:06 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Roles changed

Version: 1.2 Jun 23, 2008 12:41 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Corrected metadata

Version: 1.1 Jun 23, 2008 12:37 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Initial publication

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