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 Bouncing Babies - Lisa Lavelle Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Make predictions based on conversation at a recent baby shower. ...more>> Bull's-eye Probability - Ethel Breuche Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the probability of hitting a circular target board closer to the center. ...more>> Chamique the Archer - Mr. Marthinsen's Geometry Class Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Chamique wants to know the probability of hitting a bull's-eye with a randomly shot arrow. ...more>> Cool Cubes - Heather Cool and Lisa Lavelle Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Can Jackie really mark her cubes so that each sum from 1 to 36 is possible? ...more>> Flipping Coins - Claire Mead Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Determine whether this coin flipping game is a fair one. ...more>> Flipping Over Pennies - Judy Ann Brown Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. How many equally likely outcomes are there when flipping 10 coins? ...more>> Golfing Luck? - Suzanne Alejandre Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Work with probability on the practice hole of the golf course. ...more>> A Great Way to Make Money? - Leigh Nataro Discrete Math, difficulty level 2. Is it better to rely on a weekly pay of \$10, or take a chance on the money that is in a paper bag? ...more>> Happy Birthday to You, & You, & You... - Leigh Nataro Trig/Calc, difficulty level 3. What is the probability that in a room of 30 people, at least two people will share the same birthday? ...more>> Money Maker? - Leigh Nataro, Suzanne Alejandre Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Would you rather earn \$10 a week, or take a chance every week on the money in this paper bag? ...more>> Mr. W. Goes Across Australia - Lisa Lavelle Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 5. Help Mr. W figure out when he needs to start his trip in order to meet Mrs. W on time (requires a bit of map reading). ...more>> My Bag of Marbles - Terry Trotter Algebra, difficulty level 2. Find the probability of drawing a blue marble after additional marbles have been placed in a bag. ...more>> Needles and Lines - Leigh Nataro Trig/Calc, difficulty level 5. Use trigonometry and calculus to find the probability of a needle touching a line. ...more>> Oceans of Fun - Judy Ann Brown Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Help the Math Club approximate the portion of the Earth's surface that is covered by the oceans. ...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>> Olympic Target Shooting - Annie Fetter Geometry, difficulty level 2. Given that a shooter is equally likely to hit any point on a 10-inch target, what are the odds that his shot will be in the 6-inch circle? ...more>> Picking Painted Cubes - Annie Fetter Geometry, difficulty level 2. A large cube, composed of smaller cubes, is painted on all sides. The edge length is five small cubes. It's then broken apart and the smaller cubes are put in a bag. What are the odds that a chosen cube is painted on three ...more>> Prime Probability - Lisa Lavelle Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Given the expression n^2 - 5, what is the probability that the result is prime for integers between 2 and 12? ...more>> Probability on the Board - Ethel Breuche Algebra, difficulty level 3. On a 6 x 6 grid, what is the probability that a marker starting at (0,0) will pass through (3,3) when moved either north or east? ...more>> Quiz Quandary - Leigh Nataro Discrete Math, difficulty level 4. Using probabilities and matrices, determine the probability of doing well on a quiz. ...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>> Student Council Elections - Judy Ann Brown Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Find the number of ways names can be arranged on the student council ballot, and figure the odds that a brother and sister will both be listed first in their respective races. ...more>> Timeline Trivia - Leigh Nataro Discrete Math, difficulty level 5. What is the probability of getting all ten historical events in the wrong order? ...more>> Totolospi - Suzanne Alejandre Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Calculate the probability of advancing on a toss when playing the game Totolospi. ...more>> Vinnie Valentine's Mix-Up - Leigh Nataro Trig/Calc, difficulty level 4. What is the probability of getting exactly 10 out of 20 valentines to the correct person? ...more>> Welcome Back - Leigh Nataro Discrete Math, difficulty level 3. Find the probability of spelling "Welcome Back" when cards with each letter are flipped over. ...more>>
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