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ERIC Number: EJ928274
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0141-982X
Buffon's Coin Problem and beyond
Schneiter, Kady
Teaching Statistics: An International Journal for Teachers, v33 n2 p34-37 Sum 2011
This article describes an investigation of Buffon's coin problem and related problems with the aid of an applet. The problems are accessible at a variety of grade levels and facilitate making connections between geometry and probability.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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Language: English
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