1 edition of **Hands on approach to teaching--statistics, probablility, and graphing** found in the catalog.

Hands on approach to teaching--statistics, probablility, and graphing

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**1988** by Hands On in Solvang, CA .

Written in English

- Graphic methods -- Study and teaching (Elementary).,
- Mathematical statistics -- Graphic methods -- Study and teaching (Elementary).,
- Probabilities -- Study and teaching (Elementary).

**Edition Notes**

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Other titles | Statistics, probability, and graphing. |

Statement | Linda Sue Brisby ... [et al.]. |

Contributions | Brisby, Linda Sue. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 202 p. : |

Number of Pages | 202 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL16179600M |

2. Graphing Calculators and Their Potential for Teaching and Learning Statistics, Gail Burrill 24 3. Developing Probabilistic and Statistical Reasoning at the Secondary Level Through the Use of Technology, James Nicholson 38 4. Statistical Thinking in a Technological Environment, Dani Ben-Zvi and Alex Friedlander 54 Size: 2MB. Illuminations contains several lessons in its “Data Analysis & Probability” section that ask students to solve real-world problems. Use the search function to find exactly what you want. Each lesson includes the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ (NCTM) content standards, Web resources and all the necessary worksheets and activity forms, as well as assessments, . An analysis of difficulties in learning Probability in high school SHAO Xiayan, East China Normal University, China Introduction Probability is a study of the rules of random phenomenon. It provides methods of problem solving and a thinking model for people to know the objective Size: KB. Say the colors on the spinner are red, blue, white and green. Ask students to calculate the probability of the spinner landing on a primary color (red or blue). Because two of the four parts are primary colors, there is a 2/4, or 1/2, chance.

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