Applet – Sampling Distribution for a Sample Mean

Published: February 12th, 2013

Category: Activity 3: Simulations and Tools

Sampling Distribution Applet:

Here is an interactive demonstration which allows you to choose the population, the parameter of interest, and then simulate the sampling distribution of the corresponding statistic for a variety of sample sizes.

This applet limits the size of each sample in the simulation to a maximum of 25 which is often not enough to fully see the central limit theorem in action for odd populations.

This document is linked from Sampling Distributions.