How to Calculate the Odds of Winning the Lottery

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Feel like a winner with an engaging video that shows the classic problem of calculating the odds of winning the lottery. Making use of digital tools, the author demonstrates ways to solve the problem numerically by using a formula, and conceptually by using compound probabilities.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use in a flipped classroom setting to teach the concepts prior to assigning practice
  • Post as a review tool for learners to review concepts
  • Assign the video for absent members of your class or use it on a substitute teacher day
Classroom Considerations

  • Technology must be available for watching the video
Pros

  • The visuals in the video are helpful in understanding the content
Cons

  • No supplemental materials are provided
Common Core