Published on April 7, 2009
THEORETICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PROBABILITY
THEORETICAL PROBABILITY: The probability of an event occuring without the actual event occurring. Flipping a coin.... EX P(H) = Drawing from a standard deck... EX P(red 2) =
EXPERIMENTAL PROBABILITY: The probability of an event occurring BY PERFORMING the actual event. ...ACTUALLY FLIP A COIN TEN TIMES TO SEE IF 5 HEADS AND 5 TAILS APPEAR. ...ACTUALLY ROLLING A DIE 36 TIMES TO SEE IF YOU GET EACH NUMBER 6 TIMES.
CLASS WORK: pg.341 345 ACTIVITY 1: STEPS 1 4 ACTIVITY 2: a e ACTIVITY 3: STEPS 1 3 pg.345; #1,2