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Name: Discrete Random Variables: Practice 1: Discrete Distributions
ID: m16830
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module provides students an opportunity to practice applying concepts related to discrete distributions. This practice exercise asks students to calculate several values based on the data provided.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: discrete, distribution, elementary, 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: 1.14 (history)
First publication date: May 30, 2008 4:06 pm -0500
Last revision to module: May 27, 2012 12:28 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.14 May 27, 2012 12:28 pm -0500 by Susan Dean
Changes:
Discrete Random Variables: Practice 1: Discrete Distributions: Updated notation.

Version: 1.13 May 23, 2012 5:08 am -0500 by Susan Dean
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Discrete Random Variables: Practice 1: Discrete Distributions: Changed "Objectives" to "Outcomes" and changed "investigate" to "analyze."

Version: 1.12 Feb 18, 2009 7:31 pm -0600 by Connexions
Changes:
Upconverted and added appropriate class attribute.

Version: 1.11 Jan 22, 2009 8:38 am -0600 by Susan Dean
Changes:
Discrete Random Variables: Practice 1: Discrete Distributions: Changed X to lower case x in table.

Version: 1.10 Jan 21, 2009 6:25 pm -0600 by Susan Dean
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Discrete Random Variables: Practice 1: Discrete Distributions: in the 2nd bullet, changed "that many" to x.

Version: 1.9 Oct 27, 2008 2:16 pm -0500 by James Cooper
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roles updated

Version: 1.8 Aug 15, 2008 2:09 pm -0500 by Connexions
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uploaded handouts

Version: 1.7 Jul 31, 2008 10:54 am -0500 by Connexions
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removed draft note

Version: 1.6 Jul 9, 2008 4:16 pm -0500 by Connexions
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table corrections

Version: 1.5 Jul 8, 2008 5:58 pm -0500 by Connexions
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post review edits

Version: 1.4 Jul 7, 2008 12:34 pm -0500 by Connexions
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post review updates

Version: 1.3 Jun 30, 2008 11:19 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Updated for consistency within collection

Version: 1.2 Jun 27, 2008 11:26 am -0500 by Connexions
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Roles changed

Version: 1.1 Jun 23, 2008 1:06 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
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Initial publication

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