The Winning Edge: Probability in Basketball: Lesson 2
Students calculate the probability of a desired outcome based upon a statistically significant number of discrete events (i.e. endgame free-throw attempts). They participate in an online simulation of basketball free throws.
8th - 9th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
Mathematics Activities from Diverse Cultures
Connect probability and odds with different games from around the world. Pick from games like Dreidel, Mancala, and a Navajo stick game called Ashbil. All 12 games include probability questions to encourage a discussion before or after...
6th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 6)
Section six in this series of twelve units takes a turn toward modeling, with lessons on exponential growth and decay, determining angle of rotation, and linear programming. Theory isn't neglected, however, as learners also confront...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Compare Experimental and Theoretical Probability to Interpret Data
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...
5 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Probability of Events with Multiple Possibilities
Your learners can find a probability, but what happens when there are multiple possibilities? This video introduces the idea of combining probabilities when there are different choices for the outcome. The examples focus on finding the...
4 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed