**MATH 119 - ELEMENTARY STATISTICS**

** WEB SITES, BOOKS, RESOURCES**

(The instructor bears
no responsibility for these sites, beyond *Testing Strategies*.)

*Testing Strategies*

Test-taking Tips
and Reducing Test Anxiety:

Test.html
Test.pdf (pdf
file)
Study Snacks: http://www.realage.com/kids-health/8-study-snacks-that-make-kids-smarter

*Tutoring Sites *

http://www.tutorvista.com
online
tutoring

http://www.akaritutoring.com
online
tutoring

http://www.ziizoo.com
like Google for tutors

For Mesa College
only: http://www.sdmesa.edu/tutoring-center/about.cfm

Tutoring at Mesa
College (getting one / becoming one):** **Click here

Various subjects: Tutoring114SubjectList.pdf

*Margin Essays*

These are
fascinating commentaries in the sides of the pages in your Triola
textbook that deal with **applications** and **the uses and abuses** of
statistics. **These will enrich your experience in the course!**

*Articles*

The Chinese
Bachelor Problem (This is very serious!): http://www.iht.com/articles/2005/09/14/opinion/edegner.php

(The article on Benford's Law will appear after we do the "coin
game.")

** Polling Sites
and Articles on Polls**

*Books on Statistics,
including Uses and Abuses and the Psychology of Decision Making*

*Web Sites (Statistics)*

** Applets,
Simulations, and Demonstrations**

http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~lane/rvls.html

http://statman.stat.sc.edu/~west/javahtml/

**Chance and
Chance News:**

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~chance

(Analyses of
current events and other interesting topics. An ongoing project at Dartmouth.)

**Cheryl Slayden's Power Point Slides/Notes:**

http://www.pstcc.cc.tn.us/facstaff/cslayden/1050T/powerpointslides.htm

(Very neat
summaries of the textbook!)

**Larry Green's
Applets and Notes:**

http://www.ltcconline.net/greenl/java/index.html

(Green teaches at
Lake Tahoe Community College.)

*Web Sites (General Sites for
Math / Statistics)*

** Paul's Online
Math Notes**

http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/

(Extensive algebra
review notes, Internet links, and study skills tips!)

http://www.drmath.com/dr.math

(Frequently asked
questions and extensions
)

(A wonderful
collection of games, puzzles, interesting math, and other neat stuff!)

http://www.math.hmc.edu/funfacts

(Interesting topics
in a variety of mathematical fields!)