a spreadsheet for Bayes’ rule

A spreadsheet that does the calculation for Bayes’ rule. Bayes

Read more.a spreadsheet for creating populations

This is an Excel spreadsheet that can be used to create new populations for chapters 5 and 6. Ch5–pop_two_variables

Read more.a spreadsheet for calculating probabilities

This spreadsheet can be used to find the probability when two, three, four, five, six, and ten individuals are selected

Read more.my course schedule for Argument & Inference

Here is the schedule I’m using this fall (2017) for my Intro to Logic course (with Argument & Inference as

Read more.chapter 1

The first few weeks of this semester (F17), I didn’t give my logic students any homework assignments or quizzes to

Read more.a quick introduction to deductive logic

This semester I did pp. 235 – 238 in Argument & Inference right after section 1.4 (in chapter 1). This

Read more.concept maps

In The A Game, Sufka explains that concept maps are (1) one good way for students to organize the material

Read more.making probabilistic predictions

Fivethirtyeight.com has an online prediction game for the 2017 NFL season: https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/nfl-predictions-game/ . Participants make a probabilistic prediction for each game

Read more.the Monty Hall problem

I don’t include the Monty Hall problem in my course, but I have found that, sometimes, someone who knows that

Read more.making probabilistic predictions, continued

There’s a post about the NFL predictions game that I had my students try here. Although they were making predictions

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