# Student t Distribution: Definition & Example

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### The total area under a t-curve is:

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### 2. A t-curve never:

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Student t distribution differs from the standard normal deviation in a variety of ways. Find out what you know about the uses of t distribution by answering questions on topics like the total area under the t-curve and the symmetry of the t-curve.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Look for these points on the multiple-choice quiz:

• Something the t-curve never does
• Appearance of the t-curve as the number of degrees of freedom increases
• Comparison between the t-curve and the standard normal distribution

## Skills Practiced

• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the symmetry of the t-curve and one thing the t-curve never does with regard to the distribution
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the total area under the t-curve
• Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast the t-curve and the standard normal distribution