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Game Theory Teacher Resources
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Students explore game theory. In this secondary mathematics lesson plan, students plat the game of HOG using dice and explore the optimal strategies. Students play the game three ways: any number of dice, a fixed number of dice and using the calculator function dice and compare the average number of points per turn and consider the question of optimal strategy.
High schoolers explore game theory. For this secondary mathematics lesson, students investigate the playing of a game called Hog which involves rolling dice. High schoolers explore many different scenarios as they consider the best strategy and the optimum number of dice to be used to play the game.
Students explore the concept of peace. In this International Peace Day activity, students determine their reaction to a scenario that requires them to benefit themselves or benefit everyone. Students discuss the scenario and discuss methods to address international conflict.
Learn how to use a matrix to organize data to solve a problem. This activity uses wins and losses to rank players for an air hockey tournament they wish to have. After practicing some basic matrix operations the class could do the recommended extension activity based on the current Big Ten results. Of course, you could adapt it to whatever teams and sports are currently happening where you are.