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==Procedure==
 
==Procedure==
 
# Form groups of two
 
# Form groups of two
# One student flips coin, other student records 0 for tails, 1 for heads
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# Flip ten coins at once and record number of heads
# Repeat 10 times
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# Repeat, report results
* Possibly a variant if we have time.
 
  
 
* [https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDRJNlNSMEJWU21MX3UyQXVMS3VHd2c&hl=en# Link to Google Spreadsheet for Central Limit Theorem introduction]
 
* [https://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDRJNlNSMEJWU21MX3UyQXVMS3VHd2c&hl=en# Link to Google Spreadsheet for Central Limit Theorem introduction]
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==Results==
 
==Results==
 
===2011 Coin Toss Results===
 
===2011 Coin Toss Results===
 
[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/pub?hl=en_US&hl=en_US&key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDBWQnhwcUNfYmRMMG1fN3h6U25aLXc&output=html Google Spreadsheet]
 
[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/pub?hl=en_US&hl=en_US&key=0AhLNnjMk2r_qdDBWQnhwcUNfYmRMMG1fN3h6U25aLXc&output=html Google Spreadsheet]

Latest revision as of 08:42, 19 September 2011

Goals

  1. Continue encouraging discussion and contributions from all students
  2. Provide a background for discussing

Procedure

  1. Form groups of two
  2. Flip ten coins at once and record number of heads
  3. Repeat, report results

Results

2011 Coin Toss Results

Google Spreadsheet