Dr. Deming's Funnel Experiment:
The funnel experiment is a visual representation of a process. It shows that a process in control delivers the best results if left alone. The funnel experiment shows the adverse effects of tampering with a process through the four setting rules.
The experiment was devised by Dr. W. Edwards Deming. It described in his famous book titled 'Out of the Crisis'.
To run the simulation:
Select the Funnel Rule: 1, 2, 3 or 4
Set the Drop Height: High or Low
Enter the Number of drops: 50 - 150
Click 'Run Simulation' button.
Click 'Runs Summary' to review the summary of the experimental runs.
For a detailed explanation of each rule, click "Explain" button on the operations panel.
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