ERIC Number: EJ773470
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-May
Reference Count: 4
Is Central Park Warming?
Franklin, Christine A.; Mulekar, Madhuri S.
Mathematics Teacher, v99 n9 p600-605 May 2006
This article describes an activity that involves the use of simulation for decision-making. It is useful for demonstrating concepts in probability and statistics. (Contains 4 figures and 2 tables.)
Descriptors: Probability, Statistics, Simulation, Decision Making, Mathematical Concepts, Hypothesis Testing, College Mathematics, Secondary School Mathematics, Introductory Courses, Climate, Computer Simulation, Computer Software, Computation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: New York