ERIC Number: EJ458181
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Evaluating Cross-Country Scores (Nonparametrically).
Wallace, Edward C.
School Science and Mathematics, v92 n7 p370-73 Nov 1992
Discusses how nonparametric statistical procedures can be applied to the scoring of cross-country running races. Asserts that this type of example in statistics is appropriate for the upper-secondary school and lower-division college levels. (MDH)
Descriptors: High Schools, Integrated Activities, Learning Activities, Mathematical Applications, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Nonparametric Statistics, Postsecondary Education, Problem Solving, Running, Science Education, Scoring, Secondary School Mathematics, Statistical Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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