AlgNet/GeoNet: A Union City School District Summer Enrichment Program
Using technology not simply to do things better, but to do better things.

RUG GAMES

Use Geometer's Sketchpad to create a rug model with a shaded portion that represents each probability.

  1. Rolling a 6 with one die.
  2. Rolling a 7 with two dice.
  3. Rolling boxcars.
  4. Flipping a coin twice and getting 2 heads.
  5. Flipping a coin three times and getting two tails.
  6. Drawing a black card from a standard deck of cards.
  7. Drawing a heart from a standard deck of cards.
  8. Drawing a jack from a Pinochle deck of cards.
  9. Drawing a red queen from a Pinochle deck of cards.

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