Using Java in introductory statistics

Nancy E. Briggs, Ching Fan Sheu

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In this paper, we discuss the use of Java, a programming language for the Internet, in introductory statistics courses. Monte Carlo estimation and simple linear regression are used as tutorial examples of the versatility of Java. Advantages over traditional instructional methods and other programming languages are examined.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)246-249
Number of pages4
JournalBehavior Research Methods, Instruments, and Computers
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Psychology (miscellaneous)
  • Psychology(all)


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