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Maths for Economists: Interactive Multiple Choice Tests
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Three short (15-minute), interactive, multiple-choice tests are graded on this site, allowing students to test their own knowledge of mathematics and statistics for enonomists. The site is sponsored by the UK-based Learning and Teaching Support Network Centre for Economics.
www.economics.ltsn.ac.uk/archive/lamaison/
Economics Mathematics Skills Pretest
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Syracuse University has designed this interactive pretest to assess a student’s basic interpretation of graphs and understanding of the concept of gradient in order to prepare students for an introductory economics course. The test is scored and tutorial material is available to remedy deficiencies identified by the test.
syllabus.syr.edu/cid/pretest/self.html
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Mathematics Skills in Introductory Economics
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Syracuse University has designed an online textbook that includes a glossary of terms, interactive tutorial, and review tests relative to equations and graphs of straight lines, and linear and non-linear relationships. It is Intended to provide the math skills necessary for introductory economics courses.
syllabus.syr.edu/cid/graph/TOCbook.html
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Digital Economist
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A very comprehensive online textbook covering the following topics in economics: Macroeconomic Principles, Macroeconomic Theory, Microeconomic Theory, Introduction to Macroeconomics, Managerial Economics, Intermediate Marcroeconomics, and Intermediate Microeconomics. It features a series of tutorials such as Working with Equations, Price Elasticity of Demand, Consumer Optimum, Profit Maximization and other concepts. Site includes links to government and private agencies and organizations.
www.digitaleconomist.com/dar.html
Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics - Economics Applications
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This site is a very comprehensive mathematics encyclopedia. Use the search option to find the math concept that you are looking for or click on the subject links provided: Accounting, Actuarial Mathematics, Economics, or Finance for additional math concepts.
mathworld.wolfram.com/topics/Business.html
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Statistics to Use (In Economics)
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This site archives descriptions of various statistical tests illustrated with some online calculation tools and provides an index of online calculators to calculate mean, standard deviation, chi-square distribution, ANOVA and more. Many of these tools are used in economics.
www.physics.csbsju.edu/stats/
Statistical Resources on the Web
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Developed by the University of Michigan Library this is a very comprehensive web site that provides links to economics and business related statistical resources on the web. It features links to federal agencies, national organizations and commercial groups that publish and collect data sets. Look for blue search button above table of topics.
www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/stats.html
StatSoft Textbook Glossary
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This is well designed statistics glossary boasting a huge number of entries arranged in alphabetical order.
www.statsoft.com/textbook/glosfra.html

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