Simulation Quiz

Would you like to know how well you've mastered the concepts of Descriptive Statistics? Then take this short online quiz to assess your understanding. It's not for a grade, so don't worry about choosing the wrong value. If you reload the document, you will get a slightly different version of the test.

  1. Which type of simulation would be appropriate to find the probability of rolling a prime number on a die?
    Probability
    Expected value
  2. Which of the following describes a proper simulation?
    Generating random numbers between 70 and 130 to simulate normally distributed IQ scores
    Rolling a die to simulate flipping a coin
    Rolling a die to simulate the day of the week someone was born on
  3. You wish to simulate random birthdates, you should generate random numbers between 1 and ...
    30
    365
    366
  4. Which simulation would NOT be appropriate for a computer?
    Poker
    Chutes & Ladders
    Craps

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