NCSSM Department of Mathematics

Talks and Papers


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Additional handouts from conference presentations

Voting and Power
by Dan Teague, 2010
Gas Station Problem
by Dan Teague, 2008
The Cookie Problem
by Dan Teague, 2008
The Computer Problem
by Dan Teague, 2008
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Graphical Representation of Systems of Linear Equations
by Dan Teague, 1991
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Playing with Pixels: A Computer Investigation
by Dan Teague, 1995
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Nuclear Waste Disposal
by Dan Teague
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Derivation of Sterling's Formula
by Dan Teague
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A Local Linearity Approach to Calculus
by Dan Teague, ICME-8, Seville, Spain
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Why DO Markov Chains Converge?
by Dan Teague
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The "Naturalness" of Squaring in Linear Regression
by Dan Teague, 1998
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Improving Euler with Huen's Method
by Dan Teague, 1998
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The Normal Distribution: A derivation from basic principles
by Dan Teague
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Markov, Chebyshev, and the Weak Law of Large Numbers
by Dan Teague
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Queues: Iteration, Probability, Derivatives, Integrals, and Infinite Series All in One Problem
by Dan Teague
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Expected Value Theorems
by Dan Teague, 1999, revised 2002
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Understanding ANOVA
by Dan Teague, 2000
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How to Find a Spouse
by Dan Teague, 2001
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Regrouping the Alternating Harmonic Series
by Dan Teague, 2001
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A Brief Introduction to Bayesian Statistics
by Floyd Bullard, 2001
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Group Testing:  Five Student Solutions to a Classic Optimization
by Dan Teague, 2002

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Chi Square Analyses
by Dan Teague, 2003

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The Taxi Problem
by Dan Teague, 2003

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Euler's Method, Taylor's Theorem, Simpson's Rule
by Dan Teague, 2003

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Advanced Applications of Re-expression
by Dan Teague, 2005

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Predicting the Spread of Infectious Diseases, a SARS Investigation,
by Dan Teague, 2003
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Calculus and Factorials
by Dan Teague, 2003
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Gini Index: Measuring Inequity
by Dan Teague, 2004
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Log(Odds) an Quality Control
by Dan Teague, 2004
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What Do R and R Squared Really Measure?
by Dan Teague, 2005
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Standard Errors for Regression
by Dan Teague, 2007
   



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