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Navigating through Probability in Grades 6-8

George W. Bright (author) Dargan Frierson Jr (author)
James E. Tarr (author)
Cynthia Thomas (author)

ISBN: 9780873535236

Publication Date: Sep 2003

Format: Hardback

Helps students develop their probabilistic thinking by introducing them to the notion of sample space and the use of tree diagrams and geometric regions to represent sample spaces. Many activities present probability in the context of the fairness of games, a topic of great interest to middle-grades students. Notions of population samples, prediction over the long term and the law of large numbers are reinforced through games and engaging problems.
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This book helps students develop their probabilistic thinking by introducing them to the notion of sample space and the use of tree diagrams and geometric regions to represent sample spaces. Many activities present probability in the context of the fairness of games, a topic of great interest to middle-grades students. Notions of population samples, prediction over the long term and the law of large numbers are reinforced through games and engaging problems. The supplemental CD-ROM features interactive electronic activities, master copies of activity pages for students and additional readings for teachers.
Illustrations CD-Rom
Pages 140
Dimensions 279 x 216
Date Published 30 Sep 2003
Publisher National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
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Subject/s Education   Teaching skills & techniques   Teaching of a specific subject   Mathematics   Probability & statistics  

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