The title basically says it all. I need to prepare material for a whole classroom of elementary statistics students, so if anyone wants to help me out in the name of math education, that'd be great!

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    $\begingroup$ Is this for an undergraduate class? $\endgroup$
    – JRN
    Aug 28, 2021 at 7:24
  • $\begingroup$ Yes sir indeed it is $\endgroup$ Aug 28, 2021 at 13:13
  • $\begingroup$ Get a textbook, follow that. $\endgroup$ Aug 28, 2021 at 14:29

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This might be helpful:

Pishro-Nik, Hossein. Introduction to probability, statistics, and random processes. (2016). Open access textbook.

Section 8.2.3: Maximum Likelihood Estimation.

His exposition includes five examples, several discrete, with solutions.

"I have a bag that contains 3 balls. Each ball is either red or blue." Etc.


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