Problems of mathematical statistics teaching: about one method to motivate students

Authors: Fedorchuk Kh.R. Published: 19.10.2016
Published in issue: #10(48)/2016  
DOI: 10.18698/2306-8477-2016-10-392  
Category: Technological aspects of the engineering education | Chapter: Pedagogics  
Keywords: mathematical statistics, learning problems, intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, real life problems, vivid and memorable image

In the article we share our experience of teaching mathematical statistics to students. The study describes in detail a method of improving student intrinsic motivation. This method uses vivid and memorable examples from the real life. We also propose a new approach to the order of giving teaching material during the lesson.

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