ERIC Number: EJ559980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
How Long is a Piece of String?
Riddiough, Ralph; McColl, John H.
Teaching Statistics, v20 n1 p13-16 Spr 1998
Describes a statistics activity involving estimation of length that provides interesting data for analysis and can help students develop an appreciation for experimental design. Teachers can easily adapt this activity to suit a wide range of levels, and the data produced can motivate the practice of a wide variety of statistical techniques. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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