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Teaching confidence intervals with Java applets

Bertie, Andrew and Farrington, Paddy (2003). Teaching confidence intervals with Java applets. Teaching Statistics, 25(3) pp. 70–74.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-9639.00134
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Abstract

Confidence intervals are pedagogically important but often misinterpreted. This article describes Java applets designed to help students understand two interpretations of confidence intervals.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2003 Wiley-Blackwell
ISSN: 0141-982X
Keywords: teaching; central limit theorem; confidence intervals; Java applets
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 22625
Depositing User: Sarah Frain
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2010 10:33
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 21:01
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/22625
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