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Discrete Random Variables: Numerical Measures of Probability Experiments

Craig Bauling
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Students will distinguish between discrete and continuous random variables and identify discrete probability distributions.

This notebook covers topics that fulfill the following NCTM standards:
  • Grades 9-12: Data Analysis and Probability: Formulate questions that can be addressed with data and collect, organize, and display relevant data to answer them
  • Grades 9-12: Data Analysis and Probability: Understand and apply basic concepts of probability

*Business and Economics
*Education > Precollege
*Mathematics > Probability and Statistics

Business Statistics, Introduction to Statistics, Discrete Random Variables, Continuous Random Variables, Discrete Probability Distributions, Analyze Data, Middle School, High School, Precollege, NCTM
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