ERIC Number: EJ552859
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Racing To Understand Probability.
Van Zoest, Laura R.; Walker, Rebecca K.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v3 n2 p162-70 Oct 1997
Describes a series of lessons designed to supplement textbook instruction of probability by addressing the ideas of "equally likely,""not equally likely," and "fairness," as well as to introduce the difference between theoretical and experimental probability. Presents four lessons using The Wind Racer games to study probability. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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