Calculating the Payoff of a Game of Chance
Aligned To Common Core Standard:
High School Statistics- HSS-MD.B.5a
Printable Worksheets And Lessons
- Chance of a Cell Phone
Step-by-step Lesson- We look at pulling a total chance from
three different groups all with their own characteristics.
- Guided Lesson - This
scenario hits me every time my car has 100,000 miles on it. "Should
I sell it in the paper or just give it to the dealer?"
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- These are actually a little overwhelming for kids at first, but
they are really quite simple.
- Practice Worksheet -
I really wonder where your odds are better: a casino or a carnival?
- Matching Worksheet
- These are very realistic problems that I had my professional friends
lead me towards creating.
View Answer Keys- All the answer keys in one file.
The name of the game is expected number and expected payoff here.
We are basically trying to determine the law of the land, mathematically.