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Facing the odds : the mathematics of gambling : Harvard Billerica Addiction Science Education (BASE) Project

Author: Howard ShafferMatthew N HallJoni Vander BiltGregory O'DonohueKathy ScanlanAll authors
Publisher: [Mass.] : [Harvard Medical School], 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Beta ver 7.0
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"This curriculum unit on probability, statistics, and number sense is part of Harvard Medical School's Addiction Science Curriculum ... to increase young people's scientific literacy while concurrently preventing or reducing their participation in potentially addictive behaviors"--Page i.
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Genre/Form: Statistics
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Shaffer; Matthew N Hall; Joni Vander Bilt; Gregory O'Donohue; Kathy Scanlan; Harvard Medical School. Division on Addictions.; Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling.; Billerica School System.
OCLC Number: 39280113
Notes: Cover title.
"October 30, 1996."
Description: v, 91 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Mathematics of gambling
Mathematics curriculum
Responsibility: project director, Howard J. Shaffer ; principal writers, Matthew N. Hall, Joni Vander Bilt ; contributing editor, Gregory O'Donohue ; editor, Kathy Scanlan ; Harvard Medical School Division on Addictions, Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling, Billerica School System.

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"This curriculum unit on probability, statistics, and number sense is part of Harvard Medical School's Addiction Science Curriculum ... to increase young people's scientific literacy while concurrently preventing or reducing their participation in potentially addictive behaviors"--Page i.

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