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Against All Odds: 16. Random Variables

This free online video program, "demonstrates how to determine the probability of any number of independent events, incorporating many of the same concepts used in previous programs. An interview with a statistician who helped to investigate the space shuttle accident shows how probability can be used to estimate the reliability of equipment." This individual video is accessed by scrolling down to the "Individual Program Descriptions - 16. Random Variables" and click the "VOD" icon at the top-right of the description.
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Date Issued 1988
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Date Of Record Creation 2005-03-24 02:29:18
Date Of Record Release 2005-05-12 12:30:38
Date Last Modified 2006-05-22 11:16:34
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Typical Learning Time Video Length 28min. 41sec.
Author Name Annenberg/CBP
Author Organization Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications
Technical Requirements Windows media player, broadband connection, Java script enabled
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