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Resource Name Topic (Course) Technology Type \$? Browsing: All Content in Math 6 for Probability of event Browse discussions Login to Subscribe / Save Results Introduction to Probability Probability of event (Math 6) Computer Activity [0] A series of experiments with guiding questions. A spinner and dice are included on the page. The page concludes with follow-up exercises to check your understanding. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... The Game of SKUNK Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Lesson Plan [1] 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... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Probability Probability of event (Math 6) Computer Support Material [0] Collection of illustrated descriptions, with problems for students to work out, for automated feedback. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Chaos Dialogue Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Support Material [2] Introduces the notion of chaos as the breakdown in predictability. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Chaos is Everywhere Dialogue Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Support Material [0] Shows the wide spread use of fractals and chaos in science and nature. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Coins & Dice Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Tool [0] Use this coin flipping and die rolling simulator to generate results from single or multiple coins and dice. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Higher or Lower? Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Tool [0] Use your knowledge of probability to bet on whether the next card is higher or lower than the last one. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Rock, Paper, Scissors Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Tool [0] This is a simple online version of the game rock, paper, scissors. The webpage includes a background of the game, rules and an applet complete with images of hands showing rock (closed fist), paper (f... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Socks in the Dryer Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Tool [0] Simulation of a probability problem: four pairs of socks of four different colors are run through a dryer, which eats four socks at random every time. Activities ask students to estimate the probabil... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Stay or Switch? - The Monty Ha... Probability of event (Math 6) Flash Tool [1] Players choose one of three doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal." This site provides a variety of "ex... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... A Better Fire! Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [3] See the chaos theory played out in forest fire simulations. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Adjustable Spinner Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [3] Students can create a game spinner with one to twelve sectors to look at experimental and theoretical probabilities. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Advanced Monty Hall Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [1] Students choose one of "n" (where n can be 1-10) doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal." More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Ball Mixing Activity: 2 Balls Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [1] We have 2 balls--1 red and 1 green. We mix and drop them into a vertical box. What color ball drops first? Use this applet to experiment. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Buffon's Needle Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Students experiment with a simulation to get an approximation of Pi. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Coin Toss Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [1] Simulation of a coin toss allowing the user to input the number of flips, thereby exploring experimental and theoretical probabilities. Toss results can be viewed as a list of individual outcomes, rat... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Conditional Probability Applet Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Students move around the events A and B to see how the sets and probabilities change. Conditional probabilites are given below the Venn diagram. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Crazy Choices Game Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Three players play games of chance using dice, cards, spinners or coin tosses, to compare theoretical and experimental probabilities. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Directable Fire!! Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [2] Students run a simulation of how a fire will spread through a stand of trees, learning about probability and chaos. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Fire!! Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [1] Students run a simulation of how a fire will spread through a stand of trees, learning about probability and chaos. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Game of Chaos Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [1] 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... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Generalized Monty Hall Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Students choose one of "n" doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal." More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Racing Game with Two Dice Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Two players each roll a die, and the lucky player moves one step to the finish. Parameters: what rolls win and how many steps to the finish line. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Simple Monty Hall Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Students choose one of three doors to experimentally determine the odds of winning the grand prize behind one of the doors, as in the TV program "Let's Make a Deal." More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Spinner Probability of event (Math 6) Java Applet Tool [0] Students can create a game spinner with one to twelve sectors to look at experimental and theoretical probabilities. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Page 1     2   next »