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ERIC Number: EJ1136800
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0141-982X
The Burnt Matchstick
Passaretti, Davide; Vistocco, Domenico
Teaching Statistics: An International Journal for Teachers, v39 n2 p57-63 Sum 2017
In an informal study, two versions of a story involving probability are introduced to undergraduates. The findings reveal that students have troubles detecting equal probabilities in a sampling scheme without replacement in which no information on earlier draws is available.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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