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Adjustable Spinner

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Students can create a game spinner with one to twelve sectors to look at experimental and theoretical probabilities.
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Furbles

Probability (Math 5) 
Flash 
Tool 

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Furbles are fun and engaging creatures for use on interactive whiteboards with students of all ages. They were originally designed for statistics, probability and logic to teach students about char...
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SKUNK Game

Probability (Math 5)+ 
Flash 
Tool 

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The game of SKUNK involves 5 rounds (the letters S,K,U,N,K). A pair of dice is rolled and students accumulate points represented by the sum of the numbers on the dice.
At the start of the...
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Hamlet Happens

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Verify that rare events happen by drawing letters from a box.
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Ball Mixing Activity: 2 Balls

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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We have 2 balls1 red and 1 green. We mix and drop them into a vertical box. What color ball drops first? Use this applet to experiment.
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Game of Chaos

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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The chaos game is simple but very interesting. A single die is needed to play the game, and the vertices of an equilateral triangle. Assign two outcomes of the die to each of the 3 vertices. For ex...
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Spinners

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This virtual manipulative can be used to teach about chance and random choices. you. You may: spin the spinner; name areas of the spinner; change the colors used
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MathThink  Activity Dice Diff...

Probability (Math 5) 
Flash 
Activity 

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This an applet for determining the expectation of winning if differences of 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 are used to set up a dice game. For instance, if Player A has 1, 2, and 3 as differences, does he have an ...
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Adjustable Spinner

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This tool allows users to create their own spinners and examine the outcomes given a specified number of spins. Users learn that experimental probabilities differ according to the characteristics of t...
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Coin Toss

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to explore experimental probabilities by simulating a coin toss. View coin tosses as a list, table, or ratio, and choose whether to view results cumulatively.
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Probability

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Generate experimental probability results using a choice of a die, dice, spinner, suits, cards, or coin. Compare the experimental probability results to the theoretical probability.
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A Better Fire!

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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See the chaos theory played out in forest fire simulations.
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Wait for a Date

Probability (Math 5) 
Sketchpad 
Activity 

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Students use Sketchpad to simulate a probability problem and then calculate a precise probability by reasoning about their model. The link to the activity itself is to a zip file that contains bo...
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Box Model

Probability (Math 5) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Using this virtual manipulative you may: add data points to the draw box; simulate random draws from a box; compare actual draws with probability
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The Guessing 1100 Game

Probability of event (Math 5) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Guess which number the computer picked; this tool records your number of guesses and tells you whether you should guess higher or lower.
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Marble Mania!

Probability (Math 5) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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This is an interactive activity in which the randomness and probability of marbles being pulled out of a "bag" are calculated automatically and for trials up to 500. In short, students will be able...
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The Random BallPicking Machin...

Probability (Math 5) 
Shockwave 
Tool 

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Predict the likelihood that a colored ball gets randomly selected out of a bowl. Then pull a lever to pick a ball at random, keeping track of which color comes out, and comparing the result with what ...
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Card Flip

Probability (Math 5) 
Flash 
Tool 

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Deal the playing cards to help demonstrate probability. Use the shuffle button to start; limit the suits available by clicking the "suit" buttons, followed by the "shuffle" button.
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Introduction to Probability

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Computer 
Activity 

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A series of experiments with guiding questions. A spinner and dice are included on the page. The page concludes with followup exercises to check your understanding.
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Geometric Dartboards

Probability (Math 5) 
TINspire 
Activity 

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In this activity, students create a geometric dartboard where they will explore ﬁnding the theoretical and experimental probability of a “dart” hitting one of their shapes within the dartboard....
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Playing with Probability Lesso...

Probability (Math 5)+ 
Calculator 
Lesson Plan 

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Students learn how to calculate both theoretical and experimental probability by rotating through a series of work stations.
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Probability: Playing with Fire...

Probability (Math 5)+ 
Calculator 
Lesson Plan 

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Students use probability to determine how likely it is for each tree in a small forest to catch using a computer model of a forest fire.
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Probability

Probability of event (Math 5) 
Computer 
Support Material 

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Collection of illustrated descriptions, with problems for students to work out, for automated feedback.
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Ken White's Coin Flipping Page

Probability (Math 5) 
Computer 
Tool 

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Choose pennies or dimes, and the number of coins to flip, and see a results page for that experiment. With a table of previous results.
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Flipacoin.net

Probability (Math 5) 
Computer 
Tool 

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Flip a single coin: choose from 91 virtual coins from 28 different countries.
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