Resources: Trigonometry, Calculus and Beyond
The Cartoon Guide to Statistics
by Larry Gonick and Woollcott Smith
"If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P
mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard
deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Statistics to put
you on the road to statistical literacy. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics covers all the central
ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine,
random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the Central Limit Theorem, hypothesis testing, confidence
interval estimation, and much more--all explained in simple, clear, and yes, funny illustrations.
Never again will you order the Poisson Distribution in a French restaurant!"
creative board game that teaches rudimentary concepts of trigonometry. Playing TrigO aids in
learning the basics for trigonometry without the need for prior knowledge of the subject. There are
simple rules for the novice and more advanced rules that use more advanced concepts."