This resource consists of a Java applet and expository text. The applet simulates the time of the k'th arrival in a Poisson process. The arrival number k and the rate of the Poisson process can be varied. The applet illustrates the gamma distribution and a special case of the central limit theorem.

- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Statistics and Probability
- Material Type:
- Activity/Lab
- Simulation
- Provider:
- University of Alabama in Huntsville
- Provider Set:
- Virtual Laboratories in Probability and Statistics
- Author:
- Kyle Siegrist
- Date Added:
- 02/01/2006