Experimental Probability

Unit 7: Probability
Lesson 5 of 5

Objective: SWBAT determine the experimental probability of an experiment by writing it as a ratio

Big Idea: There's theory and then there's what actually happens.

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Subject(s):
Math, Probability (Math / Data Analysis), experimental probability
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