ERIC Number: EJ480253
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
A Probability Problem from Real Life: The Tire Exploded.
Bartlett, Albert A.
Physics Teacher, v31 n7 p446-47 Oct 1993
Discusses the probability of seeing a tire explode or disintegrate while traveling down the highway. Suggests that a person observing 10 hours a day would see a failure on the average of once every 300 years. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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