ERIC Number: ED082992
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Statistics by Example, Finding Models.
Mosteller, Frederick; And Others
This booklet, part of a series of four which provide problems in probability and statistics for the secondary school level, is aimed at aiding the student in developing models as structure for data and in learning how to change models to fit real-life problems. Twelve different problem situations arising from biology, business, English, physical sciences, social sciences, and mathematics are included. The booklet was designed for students with a background in elementary probability and intermediate algebra. For other booklets and teachers' guides in this series, see SE 016 798 through SE 016 805. (DT)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Instruction, Instructional Materials, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Models, Mathematics Education, Probability, Secondary School Mathematics, Statistics, Textbooks
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Reading, Massachusetts 01867
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Authoring Institution: American Statistical Association, Washington, DC.; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.