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1. Math Bench Probability and Statistics: Mice with Fangs - Intro to Punnett Squares

21 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

By Kaci Thompson1, Karen Nelson1

University of Maryland

This is an online activity that provides an introduction to Punnett squares as a tool for visualizing genetic inheritance. The ratios of possible genotypes and phenotypes in offspring are...

https://qubeshub.org/publications/744/?v=1

2. Linked Genes and Recombination: Advanced Punnett Squares

21 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

By Kaci Thompson1, Karen Nelson1

University of Maryland

An online module in which students learn about more difficult genetics problems, including linked genes and crossing over. Quantitatively students learn about marginal probabilities and chi-square...

https://qubeshub.org/publications/743/?v=1

3. More Mice with Fangs: Intermediate Punnett Squares

21 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

By Kaci Thompson1, Karen Nelson2

1. University of Maryland 2. University Of Maryland

An online module utilizing probability and Punnett squares to introduce students to more complex genetic problems. The module emphasizes students' use of probability to solve the problems.

https://qubeshub.org/publications/742/?v=1

4. Math Bench Probability and Statistics: Basic Rules of Probability

21 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

By Kaci Thompson1, Karen Nelson1

University of Maryland

MathBench resource covering the "Law of Or" and the "Law of And" and how to use them in an online setting

https://qubeshub.org/publications/741/?v=1

5. Testing Goodness of Fit with the Chi-Square

21 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

By Kaci Thompson1, Karen Nelson1

University of Maryland

This is a MathBench module written for students to use in a self-study mode. It uses a narrative structure, humor, and everyday examples to step the learner through the mathematical principles...

https://qubeshub.org/publications/740/?v=1

6. 20 Oct 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Istvan Karsai, Katerina V. Thompson, Kären C. Nelson

Computational and modelling skills are vital to most fields of biological research, yet traditional biology majors have no or little opportunity to develop these skills during their undergraduate education. We describe an approach, which can address this issue by a synergy of...

7. 13 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Katerina V. Thompson, Kären C. Nelson, Gili Marbach-Ad, Michael Keller, William F. Fagan, Patricia A. Shields

Modules designed to help students understand the math behind the material learned in introductory ecology courses.

8. 14 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Kären Nelson

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/744This is an online activity that provides an introduction to Punnett squares as a tool for visualizing genetic inheritance. The ratios of possible genotypes and phenotypes...

9. 12 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Karen Nelson

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/743An online module in which students learn about more difficult genetics problems, including linked genes and crossing over. Quantitatively students learn about marginal...

10. 09 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Kären Nelson

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/742An online module utilizing probability and Punnett squares to introduce students to more complex genetic problems. The module emphasizes students' use of probability...

11. 07 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Kären Nelson

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/741This is an online activity that explains basic concepts of probability. Some concepts introduced include when to add or multiply probabilities, and independent and...

12. 07 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Kären Nelson

This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/740This is a MathBench module written for students to use in a self-study mode. It uses a narrative structure, humor, and everyday examples to step the learner through the...

13. Modelling and simulation: helping students acquire this skill using a Stock and Flow approach with MathBench

Citation | Article

Karsai, Istvan, Thompson, Katerina V., Nelson, Karen C., (2015), "Modelling and simulation: helping students acquire this skill using a Stock and Flow approach with MathBench", Letters in Biomathematics, 2, 1: pg: 1-12, (DOI: 10.1080/23737867.2015.1035348)