Recitation 8 (Intro & General Prob).docx - STAT 1450 Recitation Activity 8 Introduction to General Rules of Probability Student Name Austin Gruber

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STAT 1450 Recitation Activity 8 Student Name: Austin Gruber Introduction to & General Rules of Probability TA Name: Eunseop Kim Date: ___________ OBJECTIVES Students will use a Statistical Applet to simulate a random phenomenon. Students will contrast the results from the graphing calculator with the applet. Students will apply the Multiplication Rule. Students will draw inferences from conditional probabilities. Part I: SIMULATING A RANDOM PROCESS 1. In lecture the graphing calculator simulated coin flips. Record your data below. # of Flips Expected Proportion of Heads Actual # of Heads Actual # of Tails Actual Proportion of Heads 10 .50 5 5 0.5 60 .50 36 24 0.60 110 .50 61 49 0.55 2. Access Statistical Applets: . 3. Now use the applet to complete the chart at the bottom of this page. 4. Adjust the Number of Tosses slider to 10. 5. Select Show True probability . 6. Select TOSS . You will never need to click RESET in this activity.
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  • Spring '15
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