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written by Harvey Gould, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox
The STP Binomial program displays the probability that n spins are up out of a total N non-interacting spin 1/2 magnetic moments. The default number of spins is 60 and the probability of that a single spin points up is 0.5.

STP Binomial is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the STP_Binomial.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer.

Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Mathematical Tools
- Probability
Thermo & Stat Mech
= Binomial Distribution
- Upper Undergraduate
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
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© 2008 Wolfgang Christian
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PACSs:
01.50.hv
05.10.-a
07.05.Tp
02.50.-r
Keywords:
coin toss, osp
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created May 27, 2008 by Anne Cox
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November 7, 2013 by Bruce Mason
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H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP BINOMIAL PROGRAM (2008), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414).
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H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP BINOMIAL PROGRAM (2008), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414>.
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Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2008). STP Binomial Program [Computer software]. Retrieved April 19, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414
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Gould, H, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox. "STP Binomial Program." http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414 (accessed 19 April 2014).
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Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Binomial Program. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 19 Apr. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7260&DocID=414>.
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