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Walker Maths: Probability Concepts 3.13

By | Copyright Year:2017 | ISBN-13: 9780170389372

Suitable For: New Zealand
Walker Maths is a series of single standard workbooks containing high-quality, up to date material at NCEA Mathematics levels 1, 2 and 3.

The well-designed, write-on workbooks contain teaching material, including relevant formulae, and ample practice exercises along with sample tasks and questions. The workbooks reflect the content and style of the new standards, and allow teachers total flexibility in course design for students at all levels.

As a single standard series, Walker Maths offers Maths department the ability to buy titles all at once, or throughout the year as required. Projection Files are also available for all standards, please contact your Sales Representative for more details.

CONTENTS

Formulae
Glossary
The language of probability
Probability revision
True probability, experimental probability and theoretical (model) probability
Multiplication Principle
Methods for displaying probability
Probability and frequency distribution tables and graphs
Venn diagrams and probability tables
Probabilities with two overlapping groups
Probabilities with three overlapping groups
Probabilities from tables of counts
Probability trees
Interrelationships between events
Mutually exclusive (disjoint) events
Events that are not mutually exclusive
Removeable section in the centre of the book. Pull out and cut up.
Complementary events (A and A’)
Conditional probability
Putting it together
Independent events
Risk
Sampling and randomness
Sampling
Randomness
Simulation
Practice questions
Answers

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Charlotte Walker BEd, GradDipTchLn, MHealSc. Charlotte has nine years' experience in teaching Mathematics, and is currently Assistant HOD of Mathematics and Dean of Year 9 at Darfield High School.

Victoria Walker BSc (Hons), GradDipTchLn. Victoria has twenty years' experience in teaching Mathematics, and is currently Teacher of Mathematics and Specialist Classroom Teacher at Riccarton High School. She has received a Jim Campbell award for teaching excellence (2003) and an Ernest Duncan award in Mathematics (2007).

FEATURES

New, fresh content - right up to date!

Cost effective write-on workbooks for individual standards allows for flexibility in course design.

Rigorous trialling of both text and answers.

Clearly modelled worked examples.

Plenty of practice opportunities.

A high standard of design and production – the clean design allows for plenty of open space and text.

Talented mother-daughter team with many years of combined teaching experience in New Zealand schools.

$5.41