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155 resources with the concept theoretical probability

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Zoo Animal Probability Graph

For Teachers 1st - 7th Standards
Capture the engagement of your young mathematicians with a collaborative graphing activity. Using a deck of zoo animal picture cards, students select a picture from the deck, record the chosen animal on a graph, and then replace the card...
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Statistics & Probability with Cards

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Give young mathematicians a chance to demonstrate their understanding of basic probability with this series of worksheets. Presented with different situations involving dice and decks of cards, students must correctly determine the...
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Basics of Probability

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Give your students a fighting chance at understanding probability. Offering numerous examples that clearly demonstrate basic probability concepts, this resource helps young mathematicians learn how to visualize the different outcomes of...
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Introduction to the Concept of Probability

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Middle and high schoolers have a clarified definition of probability, they explore about outcomes in probability and how to calculate experimental probability. They use computers to learn about probability.
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Data Analysis and Froot Loops

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Use this probability and graphing lesson to have your learners work with a partner to make a necklace out of Froot Loops. They record the cereal colors randomly chosen and strung, graph their data, then use a ratio formula to determine...
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Mystery Spinners

For Teachers 7th Standards
Take a spin with probability. Given a set of clues about the probability of events on a spinner, groups create their own  device to match the clues. Using a jigsaw strategy, groups share their spinners and strategies with other groups....
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Explorers – Patrol Services

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Far out — plan a trip to space! Aspiring mathematicians steer a space vehicle through an asteroid field, calculate currency exchanges to buy provisions, and determine placement of charges to blow up asteroids. Along the way, they learn...
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Is the Coin Game Fair?

For Students 6th - 12th
In this probability instructional activity, students perform an experiment tossing three coins and record the data in a chart. Students also complete a tree diagram of the theoretical probability based off the same coin game as well as...
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Probability- Based Bingo Lesson Plan

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Statisticians play a game of Bingo to discover the meaning of probability. They are given 12 markers to distribute across the numbers 1-12 on their playing mat. As a pair of dice is rolled, markers are removed from the playing mat. The...
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Probability

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Simple probability can be quite simple. An instructive video describes how to determine probabilities by considering possible outcomes. It uses a variety of contexts as examples to cover the topic.
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Connecting Theoretical and Experimental Probability

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
New ReviewPlay some games, develop a law, and then call it a day. Learners first perform a small number of trials for a probability experiment, then predict the result for a larger number of trials. They then compile data from the entire class to...
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Spinning Your Way Through Simple Probability

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students solve problems using a spreadsheet. In this statistics lesson, students play a probability game to see how a set a data compare to each other. They use graphs and table to represent and analyze their data.
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Theoretical Probability

For Students 9th - 10th
In this theoretical probability worksheet, students determine the probability of an event under given conditions. This one-page worksheet contains sixteen problems.
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The Real Meal Deal

For Teachers 7th
Burgers and salads and sodas, oh my! Scholars use a menu to investigate the Fundamental Counting Principle. They create tree diagrams to illustrate the number of possible choices for each given scenario.
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What Are the Chances?

For Teachers 7th
Take a chance on an informative resource. Scholars conduct probability experiments involving coins and number cubes to generate data. Compiling class data helps connect experimental probability to theoretical probability.
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What is a Random Walk?

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Take a walk down random lane. Scholars learn about random walks, where a random process like flipping a coin determines the next move of the walk. The video explains the difference between recurrent and transient walks based on whether a...
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Introduction to Probability

For Students 9th - 12th
How likely is it that the videos will teach viewers about probability? Demonstrate probability as a ratio of favorable outcomes to total possible outcomes with an instructive video. Six problem videos cover examples in basic probability....
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Math Regents Exam Questions: Theoretical and Experimental Probability

For Students 9th - 12th
In this probability worksheet, students solve 19 multiple choice and short answer questions.  Students find the theoretical and experimental probability of various scenarios.
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Hello Dolly

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students explore experimental and theoretical probability.  In this middle school data collection and analysis lesson, students investigate the possible combinations of genotype using a Punnett Square.  Students generate data using...
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Experimental Probability (English Learners 19.3)

For Students 6th - 7th
In this probability worksheet, students read a text that tells the difference between theoretical and experimental probability. Students answer 6 probability questions.
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Connecting Geometry Unit

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students recognize the use of experimental and theoretical probability. They use area models as a way of comprehending the probability. Pupils talk about the differences between experimental and theoretical probability. Students use...
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Why Isn't It 50-50

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students comprehend the difference between the outcome of the experiment and the outcome that they expected. They analyze outcome of probability experiment and compare theoretic and empirical results. Pupils discuss the difference in...
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Theoretical Probability

For Students 6th - 8th
In this math worksheet, learners investigate the ratio comparing the number of ways an event can occur using theoretical probability.
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Probability and Sports

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students research topics on the internet where probability is relevant. Students study statistics and probability concepts by looking at practical questions that arise in professional sports.