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Midterm examination for a class at MIT covering game theory and its ...

Midterm examination for a class at MIT covering game theory and its applications to economics. The one-hour-and-twenty-minute open book examination asks open ended theoretical questions. The exam contains questions and solutions.

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Mathematics
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Assessment
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TeachingWithData.org
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Author:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Muhamet Yildiz
Acculturation
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Acculturation is usually in the direction of a minority group adopting habits ...

Acculturation is usually in the direction of a minority group adopting habits and language patterns of the dominant or host society, acculturation can be reciprocal. The goal of this module is to explore the assimilation and separation/ethnic competition models of acculturation.

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Education
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Lesson
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TeachingWithData.org
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ICPSR
Age and Attitudes about the Rights of Homosexuals: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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This is a learning module that uses data to investigate trends in ...

This is a learning module that uses data to investigate trends in attitudes regarding the rights of homosexuals in the United States from the early 1990s through 2007.

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Life Science
Mathematics
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Activity/Lab
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ICPSR
The Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply Model
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Short explanation with graphical quiz to check understanding, on the changes in ...

Short explanation with graphical quiz to check understanding, on the changes in aggregate demand, short run aggregate supply and long run aggregate supply and the things that can change them.

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Diagram/Illustration
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TeachingWithData.org
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TeachingWithData.org
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Denis Kaufman
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Altruism: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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Prosocial behavior is a term used by social psychologists to refer to ...

Prosocial behavior is a term used by social psychologists to refer to a broad category of actions that are considered to be beneficial to others and to have positive social consequences. One type of prosocial behavior is altruism--helping that is intended to provide aid to someone else with no expectations of getting something in return.The goal of this exercise is to explore some of the factors that may influence altruistic behavior. Crosstabulation will be used.

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Activity/Lab
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ICPSR
The American Dream at the Turn of the 21st Century: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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The goal of this exercise is to compare people's attitudes about the ...

The goal of this exercise is to compare people's attitudes about the American Dream with their experiences of upward mobility at the turn of the 21st century. Crosstabulation will be used.

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American Identity and Immigrant Resentment: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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The goal of this exercise is to explore the relationship between social ...

The goal of this exercise is to explore the relationship between social identity and attitudes toward out-group members. Frequency distributions, crosstabulations, correlations, and multiple regression will be used.

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Lesson
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TeachingWithData.org
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ICPSR
The Anthropology of Computing - Readings
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This course examines computers anthropologically, as meaningful tools revealing the social and ...

This course examines computers anthropologically, as meaningful tools revealing the social and cultural orders that produce them. Also, reading classic texts in computer science along with works analyzing links between machines and culture.

Subject:
Technology
Material Type:
Full Course
Syllabus
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TeachingWithData.org
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TeachingWithData.org
Author:
MIT
Prof. Stefan Helmreich
Attitudes about Global Warming in the United States: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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The goal of this module is to explore some of the factors ...

The goal of this module is to explore some of the factors that might be associated with an individual's level of concern about the environment and global warming. Crosstabulations, frequency distributions, and bar charts will be used.

Subject:
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
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Lesson
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TeachingWithData.org
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ICPSR
Attitudinal Stability on Short- and Long-term Issues: A Data-Driven Learning Guide
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The goal of this exercise is to explore the differences in the ...

The goal of this exercise is to explore the differences in the stability of attitudes about long term and short term issues. Correlation coefficients, comparisons of correlations, and T-statistics will be used.

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Lesson
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TeachingWithData.org
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TeachingWithData.org
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ICPSR
BJS Dynamic Data Tools
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Bureau of Justice Statistics offers dynamic data analysis tools allows you to ...

Bureau of Justice Statistics offers dynamic data analysis tools allows you to generate tables and graphs of arrest, recidivism, federal case processing among other data.

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Lesson
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U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics
BRFSS: Prevalence Data and Data Analysis Tools
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RFSS is the nation's premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect ...

RFSS is the nation's premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state data about U.S. residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services. BRFSS collects data in all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia and three U.S. territories. BRFSS completes more than 400,000 adult interviews each year, making it the largest continuously conducted health survey system in the world. These tools allow the user to perform various analyses and display the data in different means. 

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Lesson
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Centers For Disease Control and Prevention
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Center for Disease Control
Blooming States
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Population growth in successive decades has followed different trends for states across ...

Population growth in successive decades has followed different trends for states across the country. While many states had early, substantial growth in percentage terms most of that population growth was quite small in numeric terms. In contrast, states with high percentage growth in more recent decades also gained very large numbers of people.

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Lesson
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US Census Bureau
Body Image, Gender, and School Experience in Adolescence
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The goal of this exercise is to explore the ways in which ...

The goal of this exercise is to explore the ways in which adolescents' body image is related to attitudes and experiences in school. Particular attention will be paid to similarities and differences between boys and girls.

Subject:
Life Science
Material Type:
Lesson
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TeachingWithData.org
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TeachingWithData.org
Author:
ICPSR