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ERIC Number: EJ856370
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jul
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1069-1898
An Example of Using Linear Regression of Seasonal Weather Patterns to Enhance Undergraduate Learning
Jacobson, Teresa; James, Josh; Schwertman, Neil C.
Journal of Statistics Education, v17 n2 Jul 2009
Group activities are an excellent way to enhance learning. When students are actively involved in a relevant project, understanding and retention are improved. The proposed activity introduces a timely and interesting project typical of the type encountered in statistical practice. Using the computer to successfully developing an appropriate model is a valuable educational experience that builds confidence. (Contains 8 figures and 4 tables.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California