Math Forum - Problems Library - Math Fundamentals, Probability

_____________________________________
diamond Library of Math Forum Problems

Primary Math Fundamentals Pre-Algebra
Algebra Geometry Discrete Math Trig/Calculus
_____________________________________
(membership required) || Become a Member || Learn about Membership
_____________________________________

TOPICS
space

This page:
checkmarkprobability

About Levels
of Difficulty

Math Fundamentals
operations with numbers
number sense
number theory
parts of wholes
ratio & proportion
algebraic reasoning
discrete math
geometry
logical reasoning
measurement/units
statistics & data analysis
patterns
probability

Browse all
Math Fundamentals
Problems

Math Fundamentals
Home

About the
PoW Library

Probability
These problems introduce beginning concepts in probability.

Related Resources
Interactive resources from our Math Tools project:
   Math 4: Probability
NCTM Standards:
   Data Analysis and Probability Standard for Grades 3-5

Access to these problems requires a Membership.

Birthday Probability - Kristina Lasher & Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. What is the likelihood that someone is born on an even or odd day of the month? Are you more likely to be born on a prime number day or a multiple of 3? ... more>>

Bouncing Babies - Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Make predictions based on conversation at a recent baby shower. ... more>>

A Dicey Situation - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Determine the fairness of a game in which players score points according to the difference between the values of two rolled dice. ... more>>

Emmy's Action Figures - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. In how many different ways can Emmy arrange her Famous Mathematician action figures? ... more>>

Flipping Coins - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Determine whether this coin flipping game is a fair one. ... more>>

Homework-Free Fridays - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many different ways can Donna roll the blue and red dice to win a weekend free of homework? ... more>>

Odds vs. Evens - Kristina Lasher
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Can Jerome and Kiya use what they know about probability to make their games fair? ... more>>

Seasonal Probability - Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Calculate the probability that your birthday falls in a particular season of the year. ... more>>

Spinners - Annie Fetter and PSSA
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 1. Choose which spinner is most likely to have produced the given experimental results. ... more>>

Page:  1


[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help 
_____________________________________

© 1994-2012 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.