A Visual Approach to Deductive Reasoning
Students work in groups to complete the activity sheets on Venn Diagrams. For each activity, students construct arguments based on Venn diagrams and cconstruct arguments based on Venn diagrams and create Venn diagrams for a particular argument.
8th - 10th Math 7 Views 33 Downloads
Math Stars: a Problem-Solving Newsletter Grade 7
Put on your thinking caps because middle school math has never been more interesting in this huge resource full of thought provoking questions. Written as a newsletter, the resource has 10 two-page newsletters with a variety of...
6th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Data Analysis, Probability, and Discrete Math: Venn Diagrams and Logic Problems
Eighth graders solve logic problems using Venn diagrams containing two or three overlapping categories. They discuss various logic problems as a class, answer questions about data sets, and complete a worksheet. This lesson includes a...
General Addition and Multiplication Rules of Conditional Probabilities
Making connections between multiple methods of solving problems is an important part of understanding conditional probability. The lesson shows solutions to problems using Venn diagrams, tree diagrams, formulas, and two-way tables....
10th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Histograms and Venn Diagrams
There are many different options for graphing data, which can be overwhelming even for experienced mathematcians. This time, the focus is on histograms and Venn diagrams that highlight the frequency of a range of data and overlap of...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Algorithm Discovery with Venn Diagrams
Here is a lesson that takes an interesting approach to analyzing data using box and whisker plots. By using an applet that dynamically generates Venn diagrams, the class forms a strategy/algorithm for guessing the rule that fits the...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Becoming a Wise Consumer: Creating a Budget
Can your teenagers afford their lifestyle choices? After they've learned about unit pricing (this activity is linked), a personal budgeting activity has learners track their spending for an entire week. Groups begin by defining needs and...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed