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**Binomial Coefficient Model**The Binomial Coefficient model displays the number of ways k objects can be chosen from among n objects when order is irrelevant. This number is known as a binomial coefficient and…

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**Student Estimates of Probability and Uncertainty in Advanced Laboratory and Statistical Physics Courses**
D. Mountcastle, B. Bucy, and J. Thompson,
PERC 2007 Proceedings, 152-155.

Equilibrium properties of macroscopic systems are highly predictable as n, the number of particles approaches and exceeds Avogadro's number; theories of statistical physics depend on…

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**Assessing Student Understanding of Partial Derivatives in Thermodynamics**
J. Thompson, B. Bucy, and D. Mountcastle,
PERC 2005 Proceedings, 77-80.

We are engaged in a research project to study teaching and learning in upper-level thermal physics courses. We have begun to explore student functional understanding of mathematical…

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**Uniform Spherical Distribution Model**The EJS Uniform Spherical Distribution Model shows how to pick a random point on the surface of a sphere. It shows a distribution generated by (incorrectly) picking points using a…

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**Binomial Distribution Model**The EJS Binomial Distribution Model calculates the binomial distribution. You can change the number of trials and probability. You can modify this simulation if you have Ejs…

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**STP Multiplicative Process Program**The STP Multiplicative Process program simulates the outcome of a random multiplicative process, a product of random numbers. Examples of multiplicative processes include the…

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**Multiple Coin Toss Model**The Ejs Multiple Coin Toss model displays the result of the flipping of N coins. The result of each set of coin flips is shown by the image of the pennies on the screen and the…

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**STP Random Walk 2D Program**The RandomWalk2D program simulates a random walk in two dimensions. The default number of walkers is 1000, and the probability of going right, left up or down at any step is the…

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**STP Central Limit Theorem Program**The CentralLimitTheorem program simulates a random additive process to illustrate that the distribution of the sum is a Gaussian, independent of the probability distribution of the…

This applet simulates the binomial distribution. The user can control the population proportion, the sample size and the number of samples. Once the samples are drawn, the number of…

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