# Mathematics / Year 7 / Probability

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Curriculum content descriptions

identify the sample space for single-stage events; assign probabilities to the outcomes of these events and predict relative frequencies for related events (AC9M7P01)

Elaborations
• discussing the meaning of probability terminology; for example, “probability”, “sample space”, “favourable outcome”, “trial”, “experiment” and “event”
• listing sample spaces for games involving throwing a coin or a dice, spinners, or lucky dip
• assigning the probability for throwing a \(6\) on a dice and using this to predict the number of times a \(6\) will occur when a dice is thrown multiple times
General capabilities
• Numeracy Numeracy
• Critical and creative thinking Critical and Creative Thinking
ScOT terms

Sample space,  Expected frequency,  Relative frequency

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