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Chance (Year 8)
This module from the AMSI 'The Improving Mathematics Education in Schools (TIMES) project' is for teachers who wish to take a deeper look at the topic of probability, and the concepts of independent and complementary events. There are sections that provide history and context for the topics, as well as exercises and examples of how to present and explain the concepts to students.
|Year level(s)||Year 8|
|Audience||Teacher, School Leader|
|Keywords||independent, complementary, event, explicit teaching|
|Strand and focus||Probability|
|Topics||Chance and probability|
|AC: Mathematics content descriptions||
ACMSP204 Identify complementary events and use the sum of probabilities to solve problems
ACMSP205 Describe events using language of 'at least', exclusive 'or' (A or B but not both), inclusive 'or' (A or B or both) and 'and'.
ACMSP292 Represent events in two-way tables and Venn diagrams and solve related problems
|National numeracy learning progression||
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