Tool:
The Random BallPicking Machine 
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Go to: 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/.../play.shtml
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Description: 
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 you expected. 
Technology Type: 
Shockwave  
Author: 
BBC 
Language: 
English  
Cost: 
Does not require payment for use 

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valorie7 
Comment:  This is good for introducing theorectical probability to te lower grades. I don't see that much value for the upper grades. It won't capture and hold their attetion. 
