ERIC Number: EJ463297
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Elaborating Selected Statistical Concepts with Common Experience.
Weaver, Kenneth A.
Teaching of Psychology, v19 n3 p178-79 Oct 1992
Presents ways of elaborating statistical concepts so as to make course material more meaningful for students. Describes examples using exclamations, circus and cartoon characters, and falling leaves to illustrate variability, null hypothesis testing, and confidence interval. Concludes that the exercises increase student comprehension of the text material. (DK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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