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57 resources with the keyterm theoretical probability

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Understand the Law of Large Numbers by Comparing Experimental Results to the Theoretical Probability

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
If we flip four tails in a row, does that mean all coin flips will be tails? With the law of large numbers, your mathematicians will learn that with more trials their experimental probability will get closer to the theoretical...
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Rolling Twice

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Rolling dice is the best way to show your learners how probability comes in to play. Although this lesson does not specify an activity, your mathematicians can try this probability with real dice to calculate their experimental...
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Activity: An Experiment with Dice

For Teachers 3rd - 7th Standards
Roll the dice with this activity and teach young mathematicians about probability. Record outcomes for rolling two number cubes in order to determine what is most likely to happen. Graph the data and investigate patterns in the results,...
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Compare Experimental and Theoretical Probability to Interpret Data

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Once your learners can calculate experimental and theoretical probability, teach them how to compare their results with this video. Review the difference between each probability and how to set up the ratio from each event. Use the prior...
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Analyze Independent and Dependent Events

For Students 6th - 8th Standards
Turn your mathematicians into fortune tellers by teaching them probability. Here is the first video in a series that helps learners determine if an event is independent or dependent. It is rich in vocabulary. The Guided Practice video...
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Calculating the Probability of Simple Events

For Teachers 7th - 12th
You can calculate the theoretical probability of an event without actually testing it. Mathematicians who are new to probability or those who simply need to review will benefit from watching this video of a teacher solving two problems...
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Understanding Probability/Family Fun

For Students 6th - 7th
Use this probability worksheet to have learners complete problems where they list items that are likely or unlikely, list possible outcomes, write ratios, and more. Pupils complete 14 problems.
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Spin, Toss, and Roll!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners use hands-on experiments to find the probability that certain events occur. An excellent lab sheet, and some sample application problems are embedded in this educationally-rich math lesson.
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Probability and Statistics: Probability of an Outcome

For Students 9th - 12th
What is the difference between experimental and theoretical probability? Use this two-sided activity to give learners a simple introduction to these concepts, and a chance to practice them. Examples on the first side offer a chance to...
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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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Is the Coin Game Fair?

For Students 6th - 12th
In this probability worksheet, 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 practice...
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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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Spinning Your Way Through Simple Probability

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students solve problems using a spreadsheet. For 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 activity, students determine the probability of an event under given conditions. This one-page activity contains sixteen problems.
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Math Regents Exam Questions: Theoretical and Experimental Probability

For Students 9th - 12th
In this probability worksheet, high schoolers 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
Young scholars 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.  Young scholars generate data...
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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
Learners 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
Young scholars 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...
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Theoretical Probability

For Students 6th - 8th
In this math worksheet, students 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
Middle schoolers 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.
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Probability of Childhood Games

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore the concept of probability. For this probability lesson, students find the probability of certain situations including spinning a spinner, drawing marbles from a bag, and rolling a dice.
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Probability

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore the concept of probability. In this probability lesson, students flip coins and draw marbles out of a bag to determine probabilities of a particular outcome. Students discuss the differences between experimental and...