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Replacement Dialogue

Independent events (Math 7)+ 

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Extends the notion of conditional probability by discussing the effects of replacement on drawing multiple objects.
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Conditional Probability Discus...

Conditional probability (Math 7) 
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Introduction of the concept of conditional probability and discussion of its application for problem solving.
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Divisibility Dialogue

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The question of fairness in a game of two dice leads to the concept of divisibility.
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Equally Likely (Fair) Choice D...

Probability of event (Math 7)+ 
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The proper meaning of the term "fair."
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Events and Set Operations Dial...

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Introduction of elementary set operations and their connections with probability.
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Expected Value Discussion

Making predictions (Math 7) 
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Introduction to and dialogue about the concept of expected value.
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From Geometry to Probability D...

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Leads the idea of probability from counting chances to measuring proportions of areas.
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Modeling the Cereal Box Proble...

Probability (Math 7) 
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An activity using a die and a tally sheet to model the cereal box problem.
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Polyhedra Discussion

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Questions about dice lead to a discussion of polyhedra and geometric probability.
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Probability and Outcome Discus...

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Introduction and initial discussion of the concept of probability.
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Probability of Simultaneous Ev...

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Computing exact probabilities for the Racing Game leads to the formula for the probability of simultaneous events.
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Probability vs. Statistics Dia...

Probability (Math 7) 
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Defining, comparing and contrasting probability and statistics.
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Random Number Generators Dialo...

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Different methods for random fair choice between several numbers.
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Think and Check! Dialogue

Probability (Math 7) 
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Some problems are tricky; probability theory provides unique ways to check solutions.
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Ask Dr. Math FAQ: The Monty Ha...

Probability (Math 7) 
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Let's Make a Deal: If you're shown a goat behind the second door, should you stay with your first choice or switch?
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Ask Dr. Math: FAQ: Introductio...

Probability (Math 7) 
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An introduction to basic concepts of probability.
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Ask Dr. Math: FAQ: Probability...

Probability (Math 7) 
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An introduction to the uses of probability in everyday life, including: weather forecasting, flipping coins, batting averages, lightning strikes, and the lottery.
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Data Games: Markov

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Students play Roshambo against the evil Dr. Markov. If they win, they can save a captive dog. Students can improve their odds of winning by analyzing data in a twoway frequency table and recognizing ...
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Experimental Data Generator (P...

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This program allows up to 25 generic "segments" which can be assigned to colors on a spinner, dice sides, numbers, etc. Returns a page to the browser.
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Flipacoin.net

Probability (Math 7) 
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Flip a single coin: choose from 91 virtual coins from 28 different countries.
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Generate Simulated Experimenta...

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Jeff LeMieux, writes about how he uses the Javascript page, Generate Simulated Experimental Data, with his students.
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Geocadabra

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Geocadabra is dynamic geometry software that supports students learning 2D and 3D geometry, functions and curves (with analysis), and probability.
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Introduction to Probability

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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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Ken White's Coin Flipping Page

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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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Play with Bees Information for...

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Suggestions of question prompts to provide students as they use Play with Bees, one of the Alive Maths microworlds.
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