# Video and Multimedia

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## Video Clips

Probability
This video discusses key points of probability (9:44).

Probability Distributions
This video includes discussion of key points of probability distributions (9:33).

What is a Standard Normal Distribution?
This video provides a visual and audio description of the normal curve. This is discussed in simplified terms with drawings (4:33).

Find the z Score
Describes scores and how to find the score of a data point (2:06).

An Introduction to the Normal Distribution
This video describes the normal distribution and important key points (5:26).

## Audio Clips

The Stupidest Statistics in the Modern Era
NPR discusses meaningless statistics in sports (3:58).

Why People Probably Don’t Understand Probability
Professor Andrew Gelman discusses how people misunderstand probability when it comes to the coin toss (4:17).

Put Away the Bell Curve: Most of Us Aren’t “Average
New research suggests that rather than describing how humans perform, the bell curve may actually be constraining how people perform (4:33).

A Scientific Approach to Helping the Homeless
The New Yorker writer Malcolm Gladwell discusses how the homeless problem could be solved if assistance was provided to a small number of permanently homeless people (7:21).

Carl Friedrich Gauss
BBC podcast that gives a historical overview of the Gaussian, or bell-shaped, distribution and how it is used today (13:49).

## Web Resources

Rules of Probability