Accession Number : AD0699212

Title :   COMPUTER-ASSISTED INSTRUCTION IN STATISTICS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : PITTSBURGH UNIV PA LEARNING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Cooley,William W.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The development of a computer-assisted laboratory in statistical inference is described. University students work on-line with time-sharing system on two kinds of laboratory statistics exercises: monte Carlo exercises for exploring sampling distributions and data analysis exercises. The computer system utilized, the student exercises, and future plans for evaluation are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, EDUCATION), UNIVERSITIES, STUDENTS, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, MONTE CARLO METHOD, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, ANALYSIS, TIME SHARING, STATISTICAL PROCESSES, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, SAMPLING, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, PREDICTIONS

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE