Thesis advisor: Kathy A. Martin-Troy, Ph. D.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Biology."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,1997; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 23-24).
"Submitted in partial fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science in Data Mining."; Thesis advisor: Daniel Larose.; M.S.,Central Connecticut State University,,2014.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 71-75).
Fractions -- Study and teaching (Elementary); Arithmetic -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
This investigation examined the impact real-life situations have on the understanding of multiplication of fractions. Two groups of sixth graders, each consisting of 15 students, came to instruction with prior knowledge related to the partition...
Multivariate analysis; Stratified sets; Bayesian statistical decision theory
Data mining, at times, involves applying cluster analysis to large databases
containing multivariate normal parameters. Most finite mixture clustering methods use
the expectation-maximum (EM) algorithm to find solutions to the unknown parameters,...