Chances are!

Students calculate the sum of probabilities for a chance experiment and compare frequency predictions with actual data.

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Year level(s) Year 5, Year 6
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Format Downloadable resources

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Numeracy
Strand and focus Probability
Topics Chance and probability
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
List the possible outcomes of chance experiments involving equally likely outcomes and compare to those which are not equally likely


Recognise that probabilities lie on numerical scales of 0 - 1 or 0% - 100% and use estimation to assign probabilities that events occur in a given context, using common fractions, percentages and decimals

Numeracy progression Understanding chance (P3, P4)
Proportional thinking (P1)

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