Mathematics: Applications & Concepts, Course 2
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Group Activity Cards

Use groups of 2.
Materials: 10 paper clips, paper clip container, 10 marbles, a spinner, a sheet of paper
An Eventful Activity

In your groups, give an example of an independent event that you could demonstrate using any of the materials above. On a sheet of notebook paper, describe the event. In your description, include why this event is independent and list possible outcomes.

Next, give an example of a dependent event that you could demonstrate using any of the remaining materials listed above. On the same sheet of notebook paper, describe the event. In your description, include why this event is dependent and list possible outcomes.

Finally, share your examples with the entire class.

 

 
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