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Chance Word Wall Vocabulary

A comprehensive selection of chance vocabulary for use on a Mathematics Word Wall.

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Stick them up on your Mathematics Word Wall when you introduce this vocabulary in your lessons.

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Chance Vocabulary

chance tree diagram chance events
sample space frequency
table frequency not equally likely
equally likely likelihood theoretical probability
experimental probability data outcomes
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Australian Curriculum alignment

Mathematics > Year 1 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP024
Identify outcomes of familiar events involving chance and describe them using everyday language such as ‘will happen’, ‘won’t happen’ or ‘might happen’Elaborationsju...

Mathematics > Year 2 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP047
Identify practical activities and everyday events that involve chance. Describe outcomes as ‘likely’ or ‘unlikely’ and identify some events as ‘certain’ or ‘impossib...

Mathematics > Year 3 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP067
Conduct chance experiments, identify and describe possible outcomes and recognise variation in resultsElaborationsconducting repeated trials of chance experiments such as tossing a coin or drawing a b...

Mathematics > Year 4 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP092
Describe possible everyday events and order their chances of occurringElaborationsusing lists of events familiar to students and ordering them from ‘least likely’ to ‘most likely’ ...

Mathematics > Year 7 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP167
Construct sample spaces for single-step experiments with equally likely outcomesElaborationsdiscussing the meaning of probability terminology (for example probability, sample space, favourable outcome...

Mathematics > Year 6 > Statistics and Probability > Chance > ACMSP145
Conduct chance experiments with both small and large numbers of trials using appropriate digital technologiesElaborationsconducting repeated trials of chance experiments, identifying the variation bet...


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  • Great resource!
    Maybe could you make something to match that has the definition for each word.
    This is what I find my grade 6’s have difficulty with – defining each word.

    Comment by Andrea Bellis on April 30, 2015 at 7:47 pm

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