HSS-CP.B.9

Use permutations and combinations to compute probabilities of compound events and solve problems.

 
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Permutations Practice

8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
Shaun Errichiello
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Factorials help us solve basic permutation problems

 
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Counting Problems, Combinations and Permutations

12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
James Dunseith
Worcester, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Why do combinations and permutations exist? To help us count all the possibilities of what might happen!

 
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Performance Task: Analyzing the Powerball Lottery

12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
James Dunseith
Worcester, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

I don't mean to say that playing the lottery is a good idea, just that it helps to know why that's the case.

 
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lottery machine
   

Probability Assessment

8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
Shaun Errichiello
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Factorials, permutations and understanding independent and mutually exclusive events are critical to solving basic probability problems

 
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permutations graphic
   

Permutations Mastery

8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
Shaun Errichiello
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students can quickly count arrangements using exponents and factorials

 
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perm mastery lesson image
   

Permutations Intro

8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
8th Grade Math » Unit: Probability
Shaun Errichiello
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

We can use factorials to understand basic permutations.

 
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law and order
   

Solving Probability Problems and Learning Target Check In

12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
12th Grade Math » Unit: Statistics: Using Probability to Make Decisions
James Dunseith
Worcester, MA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Spending a work period on a problem set is a way of slowing down: not in a way that abandons urgency, but in a way that allows everyone to say, "Hmm, ok, I have learned a lot of new stuff, and actually, I do know how to use it!"

 
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Common Core Math
 
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