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ERIC Number: EJ633770
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0092-055X
Teaching Students Inferential Statistics: A "Tail" of Three Distributions.
Wybraniec, John; Wilmoth, Janet
Teaching Sociology, v27 n1 p74-80 Jan 1999
Discusses the extent to which the existing literature offers insights into effectively teaching statistical inference. Describes an in-class exercise that helps students understand inferential statistics. Explains that students learn more about concepts such as population distribution, sampling distributions, and standard error of the estimate. (CMK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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